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Beraiah
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Beraiah, Son of Shema
Beraiah, Son of Shimei (בְּרָאיָה‎, berayah). A son of Shimei and descendant of Benjamin (1 Chr 8:21).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Beraiah (Person)
BERAIAH (PERSON) [Heb bĕrāʾyâ (בְּרָאיָה)]. One of the sons of Shimei, according to the longer Benjaminite genealogy of the Chronicler (1 Chr 8:21). The name means “Yahweh created.” Regarding the list of names of Benjaminites in this section (vv 13–27), Myers (1 Chronicles AB, 61) suggests that little
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Beraiah
Beraiah bə-rīʹə [Heb. berā’yâ—‘Yahweh has created’]. A son of Shimei of the house of Benjamin (1 Ch. 8:21).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Beraiah
BERAIAH. One of the sons of Shimhi, listed as a member of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr 8:21).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Beraiah
Beraiah (Heb. bĕrāʾyâ)A son of Shimei and descendant of Shaharaim of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:21).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Beraiah
Beraiah [bĭ rāˊyə] (Heb. berā˒yâ “the Lord has created”). A son of Shimei and descendant of Shaharaim of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:21).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Beraiah
Berai´ah (created by Jehovah), son of Shimhi, a chief man of Benjamin. 1 Chron. 8:21.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Beraiah
BERAI´AH (ber-aī-a; “created by Jehovah”). Next to the last named of the sons of Shimei and a chief Benjamite of Jerusalem (1 Chron. 8:21).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Beraiah
BERAIAH [beh RIE uh] (the Lord has created) — a chief of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:21).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
BERAIAH
BERAIAH<be-ri’-a> (בְּרָאיָה‎ [bera’yah], “Yah hath created”): A son of Shimei of the house of Benjamin (1 Chronicles 8:21).
See also
Relatives
Shema Father
Zichri Brother
Adaiah Brother
Zabdi Brother
Zillethai Brother
Eliel Brother
Elienai Brother
Shimrath Brother