Conaniah [S]

whom Jehovah hath set, a Levite placed over the tithes brought into the temple ( 2 Chronicles 35:9 ).

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

[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

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

Conaniah [E]

(made by Jehovah ), one of the chiefs of the Levites in the time of Josiah. ( 2 Chronicles 35:9 ) (B.C. 628). [E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Conaniah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.


kon-a-ni'-a (konanyahu, "Jah has rounded or sustained"; the King James Version Cononiah):

(1) A Levite, appointed with his brother Shimei by Hezekiah, the king, and Azariah, the ruler of the house of God, to be overseer of the oblations and tithes and the dedicated things (2 Chronicles 31:12,13).

(2) One of the chiefs of the Levites mentioned in connection with the passover celebration in Josiah's reign (2 Chronicles 35:9).

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