Hattush (son of Shemaiah)
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A descendant of David through Zerubbabel (1 Chr 3:22). Hattush was among those who returned to Judah from exile with Ezra. He was the head of the family of David’s descendants through Shecaniah (Ezra 8:2–3).
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
HATTUSH (PERSON) [Heb ḥaṭṭûš (חַטּוּשׁ)]. 1. The son of Shemaiah and a descendant of Zerubbabel who is mentioned in the list of exilic and postexilic descendants of David in 1 Chr 3:22. If, as seems likely, the phrase; “… sons of Shemaiah …” is to be deleted as a dittography in v 22 (see Williamson
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hattush. 1. Shemaiah’s son and a descendant of David (1 Chr 3:22). Huttush returned from the Babylonian exile with Ezra (Ezr 8:2).2. Son of Hashabneiah, who helped Nehemiah rebuild the walls of Jerusalem (Neh 3:10).3. Priest who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (Neh 12:2). One of his descendants
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
1. Son of Shemaiah, a descendant of the kings of Judah, in the 5th generation from Zerubbabel (1 Ch. 3:22). He returned with Zerubbabel and Ezra from Babylon to Jerusalem (Ezr. 8:2; Neh. 12:2). In 1 Esd. 8:29 Hattush (Gk. Attous; AV LETTUS; NEB ATTUS) is called the son of Shecaniah, as in Ezr. 8:2. It
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hat´tush (assembled).1. A descendant of the kings of Judah, apparently one of the sons of Sheenaniah, 1 Chron. 3:22, in the fourth or fifth generation from Zerubbabel. A person of the same name accompanied Ezra from Babylon to Jerusalem. Ezra 8:2. In another statement Hattush is said to have returned
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary