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Bible Names H-M: Maaseiah


Maaseiah in Easton's Bible Dictionary the work of Jehovah. (1.) One of the Levites whom David appointed as porter for the ark (1 Chr. 15:18, 20). (2.) One of the "captains of hundreds" associated with Jehoiada in restoring king Jehoash to the throne (2 Chr. 23:1). (3.) The "king's son," probably one of the sons of king Ahaz, killed by Zichri in the invasion of Judah by Pekah, king of Israel (2 Chr. 28:7). (4.) One who was sent by king Josiah to repair the temple (2 Chr. 34:8). He was governor (Heb. sar, rendered elsewhere in the Authorized Version "prince," "chief captain," chief ruler") of Jerusalem. (5.) The father of the priest Zephaniah (Jer. 21:1; 37:3). (6.) The father of the false prophet Zedekiah (Jer. 29:21). Maase'iah, refuge is Jehovah, a priest, the father of Neriah (Jer. 32:12; 51:59).

Maaseiah in Fausset's Bible Dictionary 1. Ezra 10:18. 2. Ezra 10:21. 3. Ezra 10:22. 4. Ezra 10:30. 5. Nehemiah 3:23. 6. Nehemiah 8:4. 7. Nehemiah 8:7. 8. Nehemiah 10:25. 9. Nehemiah 11:5 Equating to Asaiah, 1 Chronicles 9:5. 10. Nehemiah 11:7. 11. Nehemiah 12:6; Nehemiah 12:41-42. 12. Jeremiah 29:25. 13. Jeremiah 29:21. 14. 1 Chronicles 15:18-20. 15. 2 Chronicles 23:1. 16. An upper officer (shoter) or "ruler" under Uzziah (2 Chronicles 26:11). 17. King Ahaz's son, slain by Zichri the "mighty man" of Ephraim in Pekah's invasion of Judah (2 Chronicles 28:7), connected officially with the "governor of the city" (2 Chronicles 18:25; 1 Kings 22:26). 18. Governor of Jerusalem under Josiah; superintended the restoration of the temple (2 Chronicles 34:8). 19. Jeremiah 35:4. 20. Jeremiah 32:12; Jeremiah 51:59.

Maaseiah in Hitchcock's Bible Names the work of the Lord

Maaseiah in Naves Topical Bible -1. A Levite musician 1Ch 15:18,20 -2. A captain of hundreds 2Ch 23:1 -3. An officer of Uzziah 2Ch 26:11 -4. Son of Ahaz. killed by Zichri 2Ch 28:7 -5. Govenor of Jerusalem 2Ch 34:8 -6. The name of a number of priests of the exile Ezr 10:18,21,22; Ne 8:4,7; 12:41,42; Jer 21:1; 29:25; 37:3 -7. A returned exile Ezr 10:30 -8. Father of Azariah Ne 3:23 -9. One who sealed the covenant Ne 10:25 -10. A descendant of Pharez Ne 11:5 -11. A Benjamite Ne 11:7 -12. Father of a false prophet Jer 29:21 -13. An officer of the temple Jer 35:4 -14. Grandfather of Baruch Jer 32:12; 51:59

Maaseiah in Smiths Bible Dictionary (work of the Lord), the name of four persons who had married foreign wives. In the time of Ezra, 1. A descendant of Jeshua the priest. Ezr 10:18 2. A priest, of the sons of Harim. Ezr 10:21 3. A priest, of the sons of Pashur. Ezr 10:22 4. One of the laymen, a descendant of Pahath-moab. Ezr 10:30 5. The father of Azariah. Ne 3:23 6. One of those who stood on the right hand of Ezra when he read the law to the people. Ne 8:4 7. A Levite who assisted on the same occasion. Ne 8:7 8. One of the heads of the people whose descendants signed the covenant with Nehemiah. Ne 10:25 9. Son of Baruch the descendant of Pharez the son of Judah, Ne 11:5 10. A Benjamite, ancestor of Sallu. Ne 11:7 11. Two priests of this name are mentioned, Ne 12:41,42 as taking part in the musical service which accompanied the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem under Ezra. One of them is probably the same as No. 6. 12. Father of Zephaniah, who was a priest in the reign of Zedekiah. Jer 21:1; 29:25; 37:3 13. Father of Zedekiah the false prophet. Jer 29:21 14. One of the Levites of the second rank, appointed by David to sound "with psaltries on Alamoth." 1Ch 15:18,20 15. The son of Adaiah, and one of the captains of hundreds in the reign of Joash king of Judah. 2Ch 23:1 16. An officer of high rank in the reign of Uzziah. 2Ch 26:11 He was probably a Levite, comp: 1Ch 23:4 and engaged in a semi-military capacity. 17. The "king's son," killed by Zichri the Ephraimitish hero in the invasion of Judah by Pekah king of Israel, during the reign of Ahaz. 2Ch 28:7 18. The governor of Jerusalem in the reign of Josiah. 2Ch 34:8 19. The son of Shallum, a Levite of high rank in the reign of Jehoiakim. Jer 35:4 comp, 1Chr 9:19 20. A priest; ancestor of Baruch and Seraiah, the sons of Neriah. Jer 32:12; 51:59

Maaseiah in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE ma-a-se'-ya, ma-a-si'a (ma`aseyahu, "Yahweh's work"; Maassaia, and Massaias in the Septuagint): A name common in exilic and late monarchic times (Gray, H P N). (1) A Levite musician named in connection with David's bringing up of the ark from the house of Obed-edom (1 Ch 15:18,20). (2) A Levite captain who aided Jehoiada at the coronation of Joash (2 Ch 23:1). (3) An officer of Uzziah (2 Ch 26:11). (4) Ahaz' son, slain by the Ephraimite, Zichri (2 Ch 28:7). (5) A governor of Jerusalem under Josiah (2 Ch 34:8). (6) (7) (8) (9) The name of 4 men, 3 of them priests, who had married foreign wives (Ezr 10:18,21,22,30). (10) Father of Azariah, one of the builders of the wall (Neh 3:23). (11) One of those who stood at Ezra's right hand during the reading of the Law (Neh 8:4). (12) One of the expounders of the Law (Neh 8:7). (13) One of those who took part in sealing the covenant (Neh 10:25). (14) A Judahite inhabitant of Jerusalem (Neh 11:5), who in 1 Ch 9:5 is called Asaiah. (15) A Benjamite (Neh 11:7). (16) (17) Name of two priests (Neh 12:41 f). (18) A priest in Zedekiah's reign, father of a certain Zephaniah who interviewed the prophet Jeremiah (Jer 21:1; 29:25; 37:3). (19) Father of the false prophet Zedekiah (Jer 29:21). (20) A keeper of the threshold in the reign of Jehoiakim (Jer 35:4). (21) Baaseiah (which see), a Kohathite name (1 Ch 6:40), is probably a textual error for Maaseiah. (22) the King James Version for Mahseiah, an ancestor of Baruch (Jer 32:12). John A. Lees

Maaseiah in Wikipedia One of the Levites whom David appointed as porter for the ark I Chronicles 15:18 , I Chronicles 15:20 One of the "captains of hundreds" associated with Jehoiada in restoring king Jehoash to the throne II Chronicles 23:1 The "king's son," probably one of the sons of king Ahaz, killed by Zichri in the invasion of Judah by Pekah, king of Israel II Chronicles 28:7 One who was sent by king Josiah to repair the temple Ch2. 34:8 . He was governor (Heb. sar , rendered elsewhere in the Authorized Version "prince," "chief captain," chief ruler") of Jerusalem. The father of the priest Zephaniah Jer. 21:1 ,Jer. 37:3 The father of the false prophet Zedekiah Jer. 29:21 a priest, the father of Neriah Jer. 32:12 , Jer. 51:59

Maaseiah Scripture - Nehemiah 3:23 After him repaired Benjamin and Hashub over against their house. After him repaired Azariah the son of Maaseiah the son of Ananiah by his house.

Maaseiah Scripture - Nehemiah 8:4 And Ezra the scribe stood upon a pulpit of wood, which they had made for the purpose; and beside him stood Mattithiah, and Shema, and Anaiah, and Urijah, and Hilkiah, and Maaseiah, on his right hand; and on his left hand, Pedaiah, and Mishael, and Malchiah, and Hashum, and Hashbadana, Zechariah, [and] Meshullam.

Maaseiah Scripture - Nehemiah 8:7 Also Jeshua, and Bani, and Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodijah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, and the Levites, caused the people to understand the law: and the people [stood] in their place.

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