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Bible Names H-M: Jehiel


Jeheiel in Hitchcock's Bible Names God liveth

Jehiel in Easton's Bible Dictionary God's living one. (1.) The father of Gibeon (1 Chr. 9:35). (2.) One of David's guard (1 Chr. 11:44). (3.) One of the Levites "of the second degree," appointed to conduct the music on the occasion of the ark's being removed to Jerusalem (1 Chr. 15:18, 20). (4.) A Hachmonite, a tutor in the family of David toward the close of his reign (1 Chr. 27:32). (5.) The second of Jehoshaphat's six sons (2 Chr. 21:2). (6.) One of the Levites of the family of Heman who assisted Hezekiah in his work of reformation (2 Chr. 29:14). (7.) A "prince" and "ruler of the house of God" who contributed liberally to the renewal of the temple sacrifices under Josiah (2 Chr. 35:8). (8.) The father of Obadiah (Ezra 8:9). (9.) One of the "sons" of Elam (Ezra 10:26). (10.) Ezra 10:21.

Jehiel in Naves Topical Bible -1. A Levite porter, probably identical with JEHIAH above 1Ch 15:18 -2. A Gershonite Levite 1Ch 23:8; 29:8 -3. A companion of David's sons 1Ch 27:32 -4. Son of Jehoshaphat 2Ch 21:2 -5. Son of Heman 2Ch 29:14 -6. A Levite overseer in the temple 2Ch 31:13 -7. A priest who gave extraordinary offerings for the Passover 2Ch 35:8 -8. Father of Obadiah Ezr 8:9 -9. Father of Shechaniah Ezr 10:2 -10. Name of two priests who married idolatrous wives Ezr 10:21,26

Jehiel in Smiths Bible Dictionary (God lives). 1. One of the Levites appointed by David to assist in the service of the house of God. 1Ch 15:18,20; 16:5 2. One of the sons of Jehoshaphat king of Judah, put to death by his brother Jehoram. 2Ch 21:2,4 (B.C. 887.) 3. One of the rulers of the house of God at the time of the reforms of Josiah. 2Ch 35:8 (B.C. 623.) 4. A Gershonite Levite, 1Ch 23:8 who had charge of the treasures. ch. 1Ch 28:8 5. A son of Hachmoni named in the list of David's officers, 1Ch 27:32 as "with the king's sons," whatever that may mean. 6. A Levite who took part in the restorations of King Hezekiah. 2Ch 29:14 (B.C. 726.) 7. Another Levite at the same period. 2Ch 31:13 8. Father of Obadiah, of the Bene-Joab. Ezr 8:9 (B.C. before 459.) 9. One of the Bene-Elam, father of Shechaniah. Ezr 10:2 10. A member of the same family, who himself had to part with his wife. Ezr 10:26 11. A priest, one of the Bene-Harim, who also had to put away his foreign wife. Ezr 10:21 (B.C. 459.)

Jehiel in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE je-hi'-el, je-hi'-e-li (yechi'el, "may God live!"): (1) A Levite, one of the musicians appointed to play upon instruments at the bringing up of the ark by David (1 Ch 15:18,20; 16:5); (yechi'eli): A patronymic of this name (1 Ch 26:21,22), but Curtis (Chronicles, 286-87) reads "Jehiel (1 Ch 26:21) and he is brethren Zetham and Joel" (1 Ch 26:22); compare 1 Ch 23:8, where the three seem to be brothers. See (2) above. (2) A Gershonite, head of a Levitical house (1 Ch 23:8; 29:8). (3) Son of a Hachmonite; he was "with the king's (David's) sons," i.e. their tutor (1 Ch 27:32). (4) A son of King Jehoshaphat (2 Ch 21:2). (5) In 2 Ch 29:14 the King James Version, where Qere is yechu'el, the Revised Version (British and American) "Jehuel," a Hermanite Levite who took part in cleansing the temple in Hezekiah's reign. (6) An overseer in Hezekiah's reign (2 Ch 31:13). (7) One of the three "rulers" of the temple in Hezekiah's reign (2 Ch 35:8). (8) Father of Obadiah, a returned exile (Ezr 8:9) = "Jezelus" of 1 Esdras 8:35. (9) Father of Shecaniah (Ezr 10:2) = "Jeelus" of 1 Esdras 8:92. He was a "son" of Elam, and so probably the same as "Jehiel" in Ezr 10:26, one of those who had married foreign wives = "Jezrielus" of 1 Esdras 9:27. (10) A "son" of Harim, and one of those who had married foreign wives (Ezr 10:21) = "Hiereel" of 1 Esdras 9:21. (11) The King James Version in 1 Ch 9:35 = JEIEL (q.v. (2)). (12) The King James Version in 1 Ch 11:44 = JEIEL (q.v. (3)). David Francis Roberts

Jehiel in Wikipedia Yechiel (Hebrew: יְחִיאֵל‎) is a Hebrew masculine given name meaning "May God live" or "God shall live" in Hebrew. It appears in the Bible as a Jewish leader during the Babylonian exile (Ezra 8:9). There are several people in the Bible called Yechiel, most of which are Levites. Other Yehiels in the bible include the second of Jehoshaphat's six sons, one of the Levites of the family of Heman who assisted Hezekiah in his work of reformation, the father of Obadiah, and one of the sons of Elam. Alternative spellings of Yechiel include Jehiel, Yehiel, Yechi'el. Yiddish variants include Ichel, Ychel, and Echiel.

Jehiel 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;

Jehiel Scripture - 2 Chronicles 21:2 And he had brethren the sons of Jehoshaphat, Azariah, and Jehiel, and Zechariah, and Azariah, and Michael, and Shephatiah: all these [were] the sons of Jehoshaphat king of Israel.

Jehiel Scripture - 2 Chronicles 35:8 And his princes gave willingly unto the people, to the priests, and to the Levites: Hilkiah and Zechariah and Jehiel, rulers of the house of God, gave unto the priests for the passover offerings two thousand and six hundred [small cattle], and three hundred oxen.

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