Maadiah [N] [S]

pleasantness; the testimony of the Lord
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[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
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Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Maadiah'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.


ma-a-di'-a (ma`adhyah, "whose ornament is Jah"):

A priest who returned with Zerubbabel (Nehemiah 12:5). The name also occurs in the form "Moadiah" (Nehemiah 12:17).

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