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Jahzerah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jahzerah, Son of Meshullam
Jahzerah, Son of Meshullam (יַחְזֵרָה‎, yachzerah). Ancestor of a priest among the returned exiles (1 Chr 9:12).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jahzerah (Person)
JAHZERAH (PERSON) [Heb yaḥzērâ (יַחְזֵרָה)]. A member of the priestly brotherhood of Immer and the grandfather of Maasai. In 1 Chr 9:12 he is listed in the genealogy of Maasai, who was one of the priests to settle in Jerusalem following the return from exile. A similar list in Neh 11:13 records the
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jahzerah
Jahzerah. Ancestor of a priest who returned to Judah after the Babylonian exile (1 Chr 9:12). He is called Ahzai (kjv Ahasai) in Nehemiah 11:13. Little else is known about him except that he was a great-grandson of a priest named Immer who lived in Jerusalem before the exile.See Ahzai.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jahzerah
Jahzerah jäʹze-re [Heb. yaḥzērâ]. In 1 Ch. 9:12, an ancestor of Maasai and apparently the same as Ahzai of Neh. 11:13 (AV Ahasai).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jahzerah
JAHZERAH Ancestor of a priest who returned to Judah after the Babylonian exile (1 Chr 9:12). He is called Ahzai in Nehemiah 11:13. Little else is known about him except that he was a great-grandson of a priest named Immer who lived in Jerusalem before the exile.See also Ahzai.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Jahzerah
JAHZERAH. A priest of the family of Immer (1 Chr 9:12), and an ancestor of a priest among the returned exiles. The name parallels Ahasai in (Neh 11:13).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jahzerah
Jahzerah (Heb. yaḥzērâ)A priest and the son of Meshullam (1 Chr. 9:12). He may be the same as Ahzai at Neh. 11:13.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jahzerah
Jahzerah [jäˊzə rə] (Heb. yaḥzērâ). A priest and the son of Meshullam (1 Chr. 9:12). He may be the same as Ahzai at Neh. 11:13.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jahzerah
Jahze´rah (whom God leads back), a priest of the house of Immer. 1 Chron. 9:12.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jahzerah
JAH´ZERAH (jaʹze-ra). The son of Meshullum and father of Adiel, a priest (1 Chron. 9:12), long before 536 b.c. He is probably the same as Azarel (Neh. 11:13).
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Jahzerah
Jahzerahreturner, the son of Meshullam, and father of Adiel (1 Chr. 9:12).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Jahzerah
JAHZERAH [JAH zuh ruh] — a priest whose descendants lived in Jerusalem after the Captivity (1 Chr. 9:12), probably the same person as Ahzai (Neh. 11:13).
See also
Relatives
Meshullam Father
Adiel Son
Azarel Cousin
Meshillemith Grandfather
Ahzai Uncle
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