Semachiah

SEMACHIAH

sem-a-ki'-a (cemakhyahu, "Yah has sustained"):

A Korahite family of gatekeepers (1 Chronicles 26:7). Perhaps the same name should be substituted for "Ismachiah" in 2 Chronicles 31:13 (see HPN, 291, 295).


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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'SEMACHIAH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.