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Bible Names H-M: Meraioth


Meraioth in Easton's Bible Dictionary rebellions. (1.) Father of Amariah, a high priest of the line of Eleazar (1 Chr. 6:6, 7, 52). (2.) Neh. 12:15, a priest who went to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel. He is called Meremoth in Neh. 12:3.

Meraioth in Fausset's Bible Dictionary 1. Sprung from Eleazar, Aaron's son; ancestor of Zadok and Ezra (1 Chronicles 6:6). Lightfoot (Temple Serv. 4:1) thought that he was next before Eli, and that at his death the high priesthood passed from Eleazar's to Ithamar's line. Meraioth and Ahitub are perhaps transposed in Azariah's genealogy (1 Chronicles 9:11; Nehemiah 11:11). 2. Nehemiah 12:15; MEREMOTH in Nehemiah 12:3.

Meraioth in Hitchcock's Bible Names bitterness; rebellious; changing

Meraioth in Naves Topical Bible -1. A high priest of the line of Eleazar 1Ch 6:6,7,52; Ezr 7:3 Probably identical with the priest of same name in 1Ch 9:11; Ne 11:11 -2. A priest in the time of Joiakim Ne 12:15

Meraioth in Smiths Bible Dictionary (rebellious). 1. A descendant of Eleazar the son of Aaron and head of a priestly house. 1Ch 6:61; 7:62 It is apparently another Meraioth who comes in between Zadok and Ahitub in the genealogy of Azariah. 1Ch 9:11; Ne 11:11 2. The head of one of the houses of priests, which in the time of Joiakim the son of Jeshua was represented by helkai. Ne 12:15

Meraioth in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE me-ra'-yoth, me-ri'-oth (merayoth): The name varies much in the Greek. (1) A Levite, a descendant of Aaron (1 Ch 6:6 f; Ezr 7:3), called "Memeroth" in 1 Esdras 8:2; and "Marimoth" in 2 Esdras 1:2. (2) The son of Ahitub and father of Zadok (1 Ch 9:11). (3) A priestly house of which, in the days of Joiakim, Helkai was head (Neh 12:15). In Neh 12:3 the name is given as "Meremoth."

Meraioth in Wikipedia "Rebellions", (Father of Amariah, a high priest of the line of Eleazar (1 Chronicles 6:6-7 ), (Chronicles 6:52 ). (Nehemiah 12:15 ), a priest who went to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel. He is called Meremoth in Neh 12:3.

Meraioth Scripture - 1 Chronicles 6:6 And Uzzi begat Zerahiah, and Zerahiah begat Meraioth,

Meraioth Scripture - 1 Chronicles 6:7 Meraioth begat Amariah, and Amariah begat Ahitub,

Meraioth Scripture - 1 Chronicles 9:11 And Azariah the son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, the ruler of the house of God;

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