Azrikam (son of Neariah)
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In addition to being mentioned as a son of Neariah, Azrikam is described as a descendant of David (1 Chr 3:23).
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
AZRIKAM (PERSON) [Heb ʿazrı̂qām (עַזְרִיקָם)]. 1. The 3d son of Neriah, a descendant of Zerubbabel. His name appears in 1 Chr 3:23 in an extended genealogy of exilic and postexilic Davidic descendants. Scholars are in disagreement about whether the genealogy from v 21b on—from the phrase “the sons of
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Azrikam (az´ri-kuhm; Heb., “my help arises”).1 A descendant of Zerubbabel who also belonged to the lineage of the kings of Judah through David (1 Chron. 3:23).2 The son of Azel and descendant of Saul’s son Jonathan (1 Chron. 8:38).3 A Levite who was the grandfather of Shemaiah, a resident of postexilic
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
AZRIKAM1. One of the sons of Neariah, a descendant of Zerubbabel in the family of David, in the period after the return from Exile (1 Chr 3:23).2. One of the six sons of Azel, a Benjamite descendant of Saul and Jonathan, probably after the Exile (1 Chr 8:38; 9:44).3. A Levite of the family of Merari,
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Az´rikam (help against the enemy).1. A descendant of Zerubbabel, and son of Neariah of the royal line of Judah. 1 Chron. 3:23.2. Eldest son of Azel, and descendant of Saul. 1 Chron. 8:38; 9:44. (b.c. after 1037.)3. A Levite, ancestor of Shemaiah, who lived in the time of Nehemiah. 1 Chron. 9:14; Neh.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
AzrikamAzrikam (az-rīʹkuhm; Heb., ‘my help arises’). 1 A descendant of Zerubbabel and in the lineage of the kings of Judah through David (1 Chron. 3:23). 2 The son of Azel and descendant of Saul’s son Jonathan (1 Chron. 8:38). 3 A Levite, the grandfather of Shemaiah, a resident of postexilic Jerusalem