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HABAZZINIAH (PERSON) [Heb ḥăbaṣṣinyâ (חֲבַצִּנְיָה)]. The grandfather of the Rechabites who were tested by Jeremiah (Jer 35:3). Habazziniah’s grandson Jaazaniah and his household are taken by Jeremiah to the Jerusalem temple. They are offered wine but citing the command of their ancestor Jonadab
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Habazziniah, Habaziniah. Jaazaniah’s grandfather. Jaazaniah was a leader of the Rechabites, warriors tested by Jeremiah with regard to their forefather’s command not to drink wine (Jer 35:3, kjv Habaziniah). They remained loyal to the command, and Jeremiah used their loyalty in an appeal to Judah to
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
HABAZZINIAH Jaazaniah’s grandfather. Jaazaniah was a leader of the Recabites, warriors tested by Jeremiah with regard to their forefather’s command not to drink wine (Jer 35:3). They remained loyal to the command, and Jeremiah used their loyalty in an appeal to Judah to be faithful to God.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HABAZINIAH([חֲבַצִּנְיָה, chabhatstsinyah]. Thus in the King James Version, but more correctly as in the Revised Version (British and American) HABAZZINIAH, hab-a-zi-ni’-a (Jer 35:3)): The grandfather of Jaazaniah, who was the leader of the Rechabites who were tested by Jeremiah as to their obedience