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Hodaviah (son of Elioenai)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hodaviah, Son of Elioenai
Hodaviah, Son of Elioenai (הוֹדַוְיָהוּ‎, hodawyahu). A descendant of David (1 Chr 3:24).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hodaviah (Person)
HODAVIAH (PERSON) [Heb hôdawyāhû (הֹודַוְיָהוּ‎), hôdawyâ (הֹודַוְיָה) ]. Var. SUDIAS. 1. The first of seven sons of Elioenai named in a list of King Solomon’s descendants (1 Chr 3:24). The Qere of the MT (Heb hwdwyhw) reverses the letters wy from the Kethib letter sequence (Heb hdywhw); thus, the
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hodaviah
Hodaviah. 1. Postexilic descendant of David (1 Chr 3:24, kjv Hodaiah).2. Chieftain of Manasseh’s half-tribe east of the Jordan (1 Chr 5:24).3. Hassenuah’s son and the father of Meshullam from Benjamin’s tribe (1 Chr 9:7).4. Progenitor of a family of Levites that returned with the exiles from Babylon
Hodaiah
Hodaiah. kjv spelling of Hodaviah, David’s descendant, in 1 Chronicles 3:24.See Hodaviah #1.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hodaviah
4. A son of Elioenai, and a descendant of David (1 Ch. 3:24; Heb. K hôḏaywāhû, Q hôḏawyāhû; AV, NEB, Hodaiah).
Hodaviah
Hodaviah hōd-ə-viʹə [Heb. hôḏawyâ, hôḏawyāhû; LXX A, Gk. Hōdouia].
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hodaviah
HODAVIAH1. Postexilic descendant of David (1 Chr 3:24).2. Chieftain of Manasseh’s half-tribe east of the Jordan (1 Chr 5:24).3. Hassenuah’s son and the father of Meshullam from Benjamin’s tribe (1 Chr 9:7).4. Progenitor of a family of Levites who returned with the exiles from Babylon (Ezr 2:40);
Hodaiah
HODAIAH* kjv spelling of Hodaviah, David’s descendant, in 1 Chronicles 3:24. See Hodaviah #1.
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Hodaviah
Hodaviah (hod´uh-vi´uh; Heb., “praise the Lord”).1 A son of Elioenai; a descendant of Judah and of Zerubbabel (1 Chron. 3:24).2 The leader of a family group belonging to the eastern half-tribe of Manasseh (1 Chron. 5:24).3 The son of Hassenuah and a member of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chron. 9:7).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hodaviah
HODAVIAH. Variant of Hodaiah (q.v.). The name appears in the Aramaic letters from Elephantine.1. One of the chief men of Manasseh, a mighty warrior, taken into exile by the Assyrians (1 Chr 5:24).2. The father of Meshullam and son of Hassenuah of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chr 9:7).3. A Levite, ancestor
Hodaiah
HODAIAH. Variant of Hodaviah (q.v.). Hodaiah is found only in (1 Chr 3:24), referring to a descendant of David. He was one the of seven sons of Elioenai of the descendants of Zerubbabel.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hodaviah
Hodaviah (Heb. hôḏawyâ, hôḏawyāhû) (also HODEVAH)1. A son of Elioenai and descendant of Zerubbabel (1 Chr. 3:24).2. The head of a family in the half-tribe of Manasseh (1 Chr. 5:24).3. A Benjaminite, the son of Hassenuah (1 Chr. 9:7). Some scholars consider the name here to be a corruption of
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hodaviah
Hodaviah [hŏdˊə vīˊə] (Heb. hôḏawyâ, hôḏawyāhû “praise the Lord”).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hodaviah
Hodavi´ah (praise ye Jehovah).1. A man of Manasseh, one of the heads of the half tribe on the east of Jordan. 1 Chron. 5:24. (b.c. 720.)2. A man of Benjamin, son of Has-senuah. 1 Chron. 9:7.3. A Levite, who seems to have given his name to an important family in the tribe. Ezra 2:40. (b.c. before 536.)
Hodaiah
Hoda´iah (praise ye Jehovah), son of the royal line of Judah. 1 Chron. 3:24. (b.c. about 406.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hodaviah
HODAVI´AH (hod-a-vīʹa; “praise of Jehovah”).1. The first named of the seven sons of Elioenai, of the descendants of Zerubbabel (1 Chron. 3:24), probably a brother of Nahum (Luke 3:25; “Naum,” KJV).2. One of the chief men of the tribe of Manasseh, E of Jordan at the time of the Assyrian captivity (1
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Hodaviah
HodaviahHodaviah (hahd-uh-vīʹuh; Heb., ‘praise Yahweh’). 1 A son of Elioenai; a descendant of Judah and the royal lineage through Zerubbabel (1 Chron. 3:24). 2 A clan leader of the eastern half-tribe of Manasseh (1 Chron. 5:24). 3 A descendant of Benjamin (1 Chron. 9:7). 4 A levitical family group
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Relatives
Elioenai Father
Johanan Brother
Eliashib Brother
Akkub Brother
Pelaiah Brother
Delaiah Brother
Anani Brother
Hizkiah Uncle
Azrikam Uncle
Neariah Grandfather
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