Bible Names H-M: Mattithiah
Mattithiah in Easton's Bible Dictionary
gift of Jehovah. (1.) One of the sons of Jeduthun (1 Chr.
(2.) The eldest son of Shallum, of the family of Korah
(3.) One who stood by Ezra while reading the law (Neh.
(4.) The son of Amos, and father of Joseph, in the
of our Lord (Luke 3:25).
Mattithiah in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. 1 Chronicles 9:31.
2. 1 Chronicles 15:18; 1 Chronicles 15:21; 1
Chronicles 16:5; 1 Chronicles 25:3; 1 Chronicles 25:21.
3. Ezra 10:48.
4. Nehemiah 8:4.
Mattithiah in Naves Topical Bible
-1, A Levite who had charge of the baked offerings
-2. A Levite musician
1Ch 15:18,21; 16:5
-3. A chief of the fourteenth division (shift) of temple
-4. An Israelite who divorced his Gentile wife after the
-5. A prince who stood beside Ezra when he read the law aloud
to the people
Mattithiah in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(gift of God).
1. A Levite who presided over the offerings made in
the pans. 1Ch 9:31 comp. Levi 6:20 ( Levi 6:12 ) etc.
2. One of the Levites appointed by David to minister
before the ark in the musical service, 1Ch 16:5 "with harps
upon Sheminith," comp. 1Ch 16:21 to lead the choir. 1Ch
3. One of the family of Nebo who had married a foreign
wife, in the days of Ezra. Ezr 10:43
4. Probably a priest, who stood at the right hand of
Ezra when he read the law to the people. Ezr 8:4
Mattithiah in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
mat-i-thi'-a (mattithyah, or mattithyahu, "gift of Yah"):
(1) The Mattithiah of Neh 8:4 (1st spelling) was one of those
who stood at Ezra's right hand while he read the law (compare
1 Esdras 9:43). He may be the individual set over "things that
were baked in pans" (1 Ch 9:31).
(2) One of those appointed by David to minister before the
ark, and to "celebrate and to thank and praise Yahweh, the God
of Israel" (1 Ch 16:4,5).
(3) One of those who had foreign wives (Ezr 10:43). In 1
Esdras 9:35, "Mazitias."
(4) One of the Levites who ministered before the ark with
harps 1 Ch 15:18,21; 25:3,11, 2nd spelling).
Mattithiah Scripture - 1 Chronicles 16:5
Asaph the chief, and next to him Zechariah, Jeiel, and
Shemiramoth, and Jehiel, and Mattithiah, and Eliab, and
Benaiah, and Obededom: and Jeiel with psalteries and with
harps; but Asaph made a sound with cymbals;
Mattithiah 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.
Mattithiah Scripture - Nehemiah 8:4
And Ezra the scribe stood upon a pulpit of wood, which they
had made for the purpose; and beside him stood Mattithiah, and
Shema, and Anaiah, and Urijah, and Hilkiah, and Maaseiah, on
his right hand; and on his left hand, Pedaiah, and Mishael,
and Malchiah, and Hashum, and Hashbadana, Zechariah, [and]
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