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Bible Names H-M: Jeshua


Jeshua in Easton's Bible Dictionary (1.) Head of the ninth priestly order (Ezra 2:36); called also Jeshuah (1 Chr. 24:11). (2.) A Levite appointed by Hezekiah to distribute offerings in the priestly cities (2 Chr. 31:15). (3.) Ezra 2:6; Neh. 7:11. (4.) Ezra 2:40; Neh. 7:43. (5.) The son of Jozadak, and high priest of the Jews under Zerubbabel (Neh. 7:7; 12:1, 7, 10, 26); called Joshua (Hag. 1:1, 12; 2:2, 4; Zech. 3:1, 3, 6, 8, 9). (6.) A Levite (Ezra 8:33). (7.) Neh. 3:19. (8.) A Levite who assisted in the reformation under Nehemiah (8:7; 9:4, 5). (9.) Son of Kadmiel (Neh. 12:24). (10.) A city of Judah (Neh. 11:26). (11.) Neh. 8:17; Joshua, the son of Nun.

Jeshua in Hitchcock's Bible Names same as Joshua

Jeshua in Naves Topical Bible -1. Also called JESHUAH A priest, head of the ninth shift 1Ch 24:11 973 Of his descendants returned from Babylon Ezr 2:36; Ne 7:39 -2. A Levite who had charge of the tithes 2Ch 31:15 His descendants returned with Ezra from Babylon Ezr 2:40; Ne 7:43 -3. Also called JOSHUA A priest who accompanied Zerubbabel from Babylon Ezr 2:2; Ne 7:7; 12:1 Descendants of Ne 12:10 He rebuilt the altar Ezr 3:2 Rebuilt the temple Ezr 3:8-13 Contends with those who sought to defeat the rebuilding of the temple Ezr 4:1-3; 5:1,2 -4. Father of Jozabad Ezr 8:33 -5. Son of Pahath-moab Ezr 2:6; Ne 7:11 -6. Father of Ezer Ne 3:19 -7. A Levite who explained the law to the people when Ezra read it aloud Ne 8:7; 12:8 -8. A Levite who sealed Nehemiah's covenant Ne 10:9 -9. A city of the tribe of Judah Ne 11:26 -10. Joshua called Ne 8:17 -SYMBOLICAL Prophecies concerning Zec 3; 6:9-15 See JOSHUA

Jeshua in Smiths Bible Dictionary (a saviour), another form of the name of Joshua of Jesus. 1. Joshua the son of Nun. Ne 8:17 [JOSHUA] 2. A priest in the reign of David, to whom the nine course fell by David, to whom the ninth course fell by lot. 1Ch 24:11 (B.C. 1014.) 3. One of the Levites in the reign of Hezekiah. 2Ch 31:15 (B.C. 726.) 4. Son of Jehozadak, first high priest after the Babylonish captivity, B.C. 536. Jeshua was probably born in Babylon, whither his father Jehozadak had been taken captive while young. 1Ch 6:15 Authorized Version. He came up from Babylon in the first year of Cyrus, with Zerubbabel, and took a leading part with him in the rebuilding of the temple and the restoration of the Jewish commonwealth. The two prophecies concerning him in Zec 3:1 ... and Zech 6:9-15 point him out as an eminent type of Christ. 5. Head of a Levitical house, one of those which returned from the Babylonish captivity. Ezr 2:40; 3:9; Ne 3:19; 8:7; 9:4,5; 12:8 etc. 6. A branch of the family of Pahath-moab, one of the chief families, probably, of the tribe of Judah. Ne 10:14; 7:11 etc.; Ezra 10:30

Jeshua in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE jesh'-u-a, je-shu'-a (yeshua`): A place occupied by the children of Judah after their return from captivity (Neh 11:26), evidently, from the places named with it, in the extreme South of Judah. It may correspond with the Shema of Josh 15:26, and possibly to the Sheba of 19:2. The site may be Khirbet Sa`weh, a ruin upon a prominent hill, Tell es Sa`weh, 12 miles East-Northeast of Beersheba. The hill is surrounded by a wall of large blocks of stone. PEF, III, 409-10, Sh XXV.

Jeshua in Wikipedia Jeshua (‏יֵשׁ֡וּעַ‎), a variant of Yehoshua, may refer to: Jesus in Aramaic Joshua the High Priest at the time of Ezra

Jeshua Scripture - Ezra 3:8 Now in the second year of their coming unto the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, began Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and the remnant of their brethren the priests and the Levites, and all they that were come out of the captivity unto Jerusalem; and appointed the Levites, from twenty years old and upward, to set forward the work of the house of the LORD.

Jeshua Scripture - Ezra 3:9 Then stood Jeshua [with] his sons and his brethren, Kadmiel and his sons, the sons of Judah, together, to set forward the workmen in the house of God: the sons of Henadad, [with] their sons and their brethren the Levites.

Jeshua Scripture - Nehemiah 12:10 And Jeshua begat Joiakim, Joiakim also begat Eliashib, and Eliashib begat Joiada,

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