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DELAIAH

de-la'-ya (delayah, "God has raised"):
(1) A descendant of David (1 Ch 3:24; the King James Version "Dalaiah").
(2) One of David's priests and leader of the 23rd course (1 Ch 24:18).
(3) One of the princes who pleaded with Jehoiakim not to destroy the roll containing the prophecies of Jeremiah (Jer 36:12,25).
(4) The ancestor of a post-exilic family whose genealogy was lost (Ezr 2:60; Neh 7:62; 1 Esdras 5:37 margin).
See DALAN.
(5) The father of timorous Shemaiah (Neh 6:10).
Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Definition for 'delaiah'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". bible-history.com - ISBE; 1915.

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