Shecaniah [N] [H]
one intimate with Jehovah. A priest to whom the tenth lot came forth when David divided the priests ( 1 Chronicles 24:11 ).
One of the priests who were set "to give to their brethren by courses" of the daily portion ( 2 Chronicles 31:15 ).
Shechani'ah, id. A priest whose sons are mentioned in 1 Chronicles 3:21 1 Chronicles 3:22 .
Ezra 8:5 .
Ezra 10:2-4 .
The father of Shemaiah, who repaired the wall of Jerusalem ( Nehemiah 3:29 ).
The father-in-law of Tobiah ( Nehemiah 6:18 ).
A priest who returned from the Captivity with Zerubbabel ( Nehemiah 12:3 ; marg., or Shebaniah).
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
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Shecaniah". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .