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
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
Zerubbabel (Neh. 7:7; 12:1, 7, 10, 26); called Joshua
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
(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
973 Of his descendants returned from Babylon
Ezr 2:36; Ne 7:39
-2. A Levite who had charge of the tithes
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
He rebuilt the altar
Rebuilt the temple
Contends with those who sought to defeat the rebuilding
Ezr 4:1-3; 5:1,2
-4. Father of Jozabad
-5. Son of Pahath-moab
Ezr 2:6; Ne 7:11
-6. Father of Ezer
-7. A Levite who explained the law to the people when Ezra
Ne 8:7; 12:8
-8. A Levite who sealed Nehemiah's covenant
-9. A city of the tribe of Judah
-10. Joshua called
Zec 3; 6:9-15
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,