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Bible Names H-M: Jehonathan


Jehonathan in Easton's Bible Dictionary whom Jehovah gave. (1.) One of the stewards of David's store-houses (1 Chr. 27:25). (2.) A Levite who taught the law to the people of Judah (2 Chr. 17:8). (3.) Neh. 12:18.

Jehonathan in Hitchcock's Bible Names gift of the Lord; gift of a dove

Jehonathan in Naves Topical Bible -1. An overseer of David's storehouses 1Ch 27:25 -2. A Levite sent to instruct the people in the law 2Ch 17:8 -3. An obscure priest Ne 12:18

Jehonathan in Smiths Bible Dictionary (whom Jehovah gave). 1. Son of Uzziah; superintendent of certain of King David's storehouses. 1Ch 27:25 (B.C. 1014). 2. One of the Levites who were sent by Jehoshaphat through the cities of Judah, with a book of the law, to teach the people. 2Ch 17:8 (B.C. 910.) 3. A priest, Ne 12:18 the representative of the family of Shemaiah, ver. 6, when Joiakim was high priest. (B.C. after 536.)

Jehonathan in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE je-hon'-a-than (yehonathan, "Yahweh has given"): The name is the same as Jonathan: the Hebrew has the two forms for the same person sometimes; sometimes only one is found. See JONATHAN. The form "Jehonathan" occurs as follows in English Versions of the Bible: (1) A Levite who took part in teaching the Torah in the cities of Judah under Jehoshaphat (2 Ch 17:8 English Versions of the Bible and Hebrew). (2) Head of the priestly family of Shemaiah (Neh 12:18 English Versions of the Bible and Hebrew). (3) the King James Version and Hebrew in 1 Ch 27:25; see JONATHAN, (7).

Jehonathan Scripture - 1 Chronicles 27:25 And over the king's treasures [was] Azmaveth the son of Adiel: and over the storehouses in the fields, in the cities, and in the villages, and in the castles, [was] Jehonathan the son of Uzziah:

Jehonathan Scripture - 2 Chronicles 17:8 And with them [he sent] Levites, [even] Shemaiah, and Nethaniah, and Zebadiah, and Asahel, and Shemiramoth, and Jehonathan, and Adonijah, and Tobijah, and Tobadonijah, Levites; and with them Elishama and Jehoram, priests.

Jehonathan Scripture - Nehemiah 12:18 Of Bilgah, Shammua; of Shemaiah, Jehonathan;

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