Maaziah [N] [S]

strength or consolation of Jehovah.

  • The head of the twenty-fourth priestly course ( 1 Chronicles 24:18 ) in David's reign.

  • A priest ( Nehemiah 10:8 ).

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

    Bibliography Information

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


    ma-a-zi'-a (ma`azyahu):

    (1) The priest to whom fell the lot for the 24th course (1 Chronicles 24:18).

    (2) One of those who took part in sealing the covenant (Nehemiah 10:8).

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