Zebadiah [N] [H] [S]

gift of Jehovah.

  • A son of Asahel, Joab's brother ( 1 Chronicles 27:7 ).

  • A Levite who took part as one of the teachers in the system of national education instituted by Jehoshaphat ( 2 Chronicles 17:7 2 Chronicles 17:8 ).

  • The son of Ishmael, "the ruler of the house of Judah in all the king's matters" ( 2 Chronicles 19:8-11 ).

  • A son of Beriah ( 1 Chronicles 8:15 ).

  • A Korhite porter of the Lord's house ( 1 Chronicles 26:2 ). Three or four others of this name are also mentioned.

    These dictionary topics are from
    M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
    published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

    [N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
    [H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
    [S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

    Bibliography Information

    Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Zebadiah". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .