Bible Names H-M: Meraioth
Meraioth in Easton's Bible Dictionary
rebellions. (1.) Father of Amariah, a high priest of the line
Eleazar (1 Chr. 6:6, 7, 52).
(2.) Neh. 12:15, a priest who went to Jerusalem with
Zerubbabel. He is called Meremoth in Neh. 12:3.
Meraioth in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. Sprung from Eleazar, Aaron's son; ancestor of Zadok and
Ezra (1 Chronicles 6:6). Lightfoot (Temple Serv. 4:1) thought
that he was next before Eli, and that at his death the high
priesthood passed from Eleazar's to Ithamar's line. Meraioth
and Ahitub are perhaps transposed in Azariah's genealogy (1
Chronicles 9:11; Nehemiah 11:11).
2. Nehemiah 12:15; MEREMOTH in Nehemiah 12:3.
Meraioth in Hitchcock's Bible Names
bitterness; rebellious; changing
Meraioth in Naves Topical Bible
-1. A high priest of the line of Eleazar
1Ch 6:6,7,52; Ezr 7:3
Probably identical with the priest of same name in
1Ch 9:11; Ne 11:11
-2. A priest in the time of Joiakim
Meraioth in Smiths Bible Dictionary
1. A descendant of Eleazar the son of Aaron and head
of a priestly house. 1Ch 6:61; 7:62 It is apparently another
Meraioth who comes in between Zadok and Ahitub in the
genealogy of Azariah. 1Ch 9:11; Ne 11:11
2. The head of one of the houses of priests, which in
the time of Joiakim the son of Jeshua was represented by
helkai. Ne 12:15
Meraioth in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
me-ra'-yoth, me-ri'-oth (merayoth): The name varies much in
(1) A Levite, a descendant of Aaron (1 Ch 6:6 f; Ezr 7:3),
called "Memeroth" in 1 Esdras 8:2; and "Marimoth" in 2 Esdras
(2) The son of Ahitub and father of Zadok (1 Ch 9:11).
(3) A priestly house of which, in the days of Joiakim, Helkai
was head (Neh 12:15). In Neh 12:3 the name is given as
Meraioth in Wikipedia
(Father of Amariah, a high priest of the line of Eleazar (1
Chronicles 6:6-7 ), (Chronicles 6:52 ).
(Nehemiah 12:15 ), a priest who went to Jerusalem with
Zerubbabel. He is called Meremoth in Neh 12:3.
Meraioth Scripture - 1 Chronicles 6:6
And Uzzi begat Zerahiah, and Zerahiah begat Meraioth,
Meraioth Scripture - 1 Chronicles 6:7
Meraioth begat Amariah, and Amariah begat Ahitub,
Meraioth Scripture - 1 Chronicles 9:11
And Azariah the son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam, the son
of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, the ruler of
the house of God;
If you notice a broken link or any error PLEASE report it by clicking HERE
© 1995-2017 Bible History Online