Bible Names H-M: Jeshaiah
Jesaiah in Hitchcock's Bible Names
Jesaiah in Naves Topical Bible
-1. Also called JESHAIAH
Grandson of Zerubbabel
-2. Son of Jeduthun
-3. Grandson of Eliezer
-4. A Jew of the family of Elam, who returned from exile
-5. A Levite who joined Ezra to return to Jerusalem
-6. A Benjamite, chosen by lot to live in Jerusalem after the
Jeshaiah in Easton's Bible Dictionary
deliverance of Jehovah. (1.) A Kohathite Levite, the father of
Joram, of the family of Eliezer (1 Chr. 26:25); called
(2.) One of the sons of Jeduthum (1 Chr. 25:3, 15).
(3.) One of the three sons of Hananiah (1 Chr. 3:21).
(4.) Son of Athaliah (Ezra 8:7).
(5.) A Levite of the family of Merari (8:19).
Jeshaiah in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(salvation of Jehovah).
1. One of the six sons of Jeduthun. 1Ch 25:3,15 (B.C.
2. A Levite in the reign of David, eldest son of
Rehabiah, a descendant of Amram through Moses. 1Ch 26:25
[ISSHIAH] (B.C. before 1014.)
3. The son of Athaliah, and chief of the house of
Bene-Elam who returned with Ezra. Ezr 8:7 [JOSIAS] (B.C. 459.)
4. A Merarite who returned with Ezra. Ezr 8:19
Jeshaiah in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
je-sha'-ya, je-shi'-a ((a) yesha`yahu; (b) yesha`yah,
"deliverance of Yah"; (2) (3) below have form (a), the
others form (b)):
(1) Son of Hananiah, and grandson of Zerubbabel, according
to 1 Ch 3:21, the King James Version "Jesaiah."
But commentators follow Hebrew (and the Revised Version
margin) in the first part of the verse, and Septuagint,
Vulgate, Syriac in the second part, thus reading, "And the
son of Hananiah (was) Pelatiah, and Jeshaiah (was) his son,
and Arnan his son," etc., thus making Jeshaiah a grandson of
(2) A "son" of Jeduthun, and like him a temple musician;
head of the family of that name (1 Ch 25:3,15).
(3) A Levite, ancestor of Shelemoth, one of David's
treasurers (1 Ch 26:25).
(4) A descendant of Elam; he went with Ezra from Babylon to
Jerusalem (Ezr 8:7) = "Jesias" (Revised Version), "Josias"
(the King James Version), 1 Esdras 8:33.
(5) A descendant of Merari and a contemporary of Ezra (Ezr
8:19) = "Osaias" of 1 Esdras 8:48.
(6) A Benjamite (Neh 11:7), the King James Version
David Francis Roberts
Jeshaiah in Wikipedia
Jeshaiah may refer to multiple figures in the Bible:
A descendant of David, the father of Rephaiah, and the son of
Hananiah in 1 Chronicles 3:21.
One of eight sons of Jeduthun in 1 Chronicles 25:3.
Jeshaiah Scripture - 1 Chronicles 25:3
Of Jeduthun: the sons of Jeduthun; Gedaliah, and Zeri, and
Jeshaiah, Hashabiah, and Mattithiah, six, under the hands of
their father Jeduthun, who prophesied with a harp, to give
thanks and to praise the LORD.
Jeshaiah Scripture - 1 Chronicles 26:25
And his brethren by Eliezer; Rehabiah his son, and Jeshaiah
his son, and Joram his son, and Zichri his son, and Shelomith
Jeshaiah Scripture - Ezra 8:19
And Hashabiah, and with him Jeshaiah of the sons of Merari,
his brethren and their sons, twenty;
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