Amariah, Malluch, Hattush,
Shecaniah, Rehum, Meremoth,
Iddo,1 Ginnethon, Abijah,2
References for Nehemiah 12:4
Mijamin, Moadiah, Bilgah,
References for Nehemiah 12:5
Shemaiah, Joiarib, Jedaiah,3
References for Nehemiah 12:6
Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah and Jedaiah. These were the leaders of the priests and their associates in the days of Jeshua.
The Levites were Jeshua,4 Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, and also Mattaniah,5 who, together with his associates, was in charge of the songs of thanksgiving.
References for Nehemiah 12:8
Bakbukiah and Unni, their associates, stood opposite them in the services.
Jeshua was the father of Joiakim, Joiakim the father of Eliashib,6 Eliashib the father of Joiada,
References for Nehemiah 12:10
Joiada the father of Jonathan, and Jonathan the father of Jaddua.
In the days of Joiakim, these were the heads of the priestly families: of Seraiah's family, Meraiah; of Jeremiah's, Hananiah;