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mattithiah Summary and Overview

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mattithiah in Easton's Bible Dictionary

gift of Jehovah. (1.) One of the sons of Jeduthun (1 Chr. 25:3, 21). (2.) The eldest son of Shallum, of the family of Korah (1 Chr. 9:31). (3.) One who stood by Ezra while reading the law (Neh. 8:4). (4.) The son of Amos, and father of Joseph, in the genealogy of our Lord (Luke 3:25).

mattithiah in Smith's Bible Dictionary

(gift of God). 1. A Levite who presided over the offerings made in the pans. #1Ch 9:31| comp. Levi 6:20 ( Levi 6:12 ) etc. 2. One of the Levites appointed by David to minister before the ark in the musical service, #1Ch 16:5| "with harps upon Sheminith," comp. #1Ch 16:21| to lead the choir. #1Ch 15:18,21; 26:3,21| 3. One of the family of Nebo who had married a foreign wife, in the days of Ezra. #Ezr 10:43| 4. Probably a priest, who stood at the right hand of Ezra when he read the law to the people. #Ezr 8:4|

mattithiah in Schaff's Bible Dictionary

MATTITHI'AH (gift of Jehovah). 1. A Korahite Levite presiding over the offerings made in the pans. 1 Chr 9:31. 2. A Levite appointed by David to play the harp. 1 Chr 15:18,1 Chr 15:21; 1 Chr 16:5; comp. 1 Chr 25:3, 1 Chr 25:21. 3. One who had married a foreign wife in the time of Ezra. Ezr 10:43. 4. A priest who stood at the right hand of Ezra when he read the Law to the people. Neh 8:4.

mattithiah in Fausset's Bible Dictionary

1. 1 Chronicles 9:31. 2. 1 Chronicles 15:18; 1 Chronicles 15:21; 1 Chronicles 16:5; 1 Chronicles 25:3; 1 Chronicles 25:21. 3. Ezra 10:48. 4. Nehemiah 8:4.