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Also called Jozadak (יוֹצָדָק, yotsadaq). A priest whom Nebuchadnezzar carried into exile. Father of the postexilic leader, Jeshua (e.g., 1 Chr 6:14–15; Ezra 10:18; Neh 12:26; Hag 1:1; Zech 6:11).
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Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jozadak. Seraiah’s son and one of the exiles transported by Nebuchadnezzar to Babylonia (1 Chr 6:14, 15). He was the father of Jeshua (also called Joshua), the high priest in postexilic Jerusalem during the days of Zerubbabel (Ezr 3:2, 8; 5:2; 10:18; Neh 12:26; Hg 1:1–14; 2:2, 4; Zec 6:11). Jozadak is
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
JOZADAK* Seraiah’s son and one of the exiles transported by Nebuchadnezzar to Babylonia (1 Chr 6:14–15). He was the father of Jeshua (also called Joshua), the high priest in postexilic Jerusalem during the days of Zerubbabel (Ezr 3:2, 8; 5:2; 10:18; Neh 12:26; Hg 1:1–14; 2:2–4; Zec 6:11). Jozadak is
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Jehozadak (ji-hoh´zuh-dak; Heb., “the Lord is righteous”), a priestly descendant of Aaron who was exiled to Babylon by Nebuchadnezzar (1 Chron. 6:14–15). He was the father of Joshua (Jeshua) who was the high priest in Jerusalem following the exile (587/6–490 bce; Hag. 1:1; Zech. 6:11). He is also called
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
JOSEDECH. Father of Joshua, the high priest during the post-Captivity era (Hag 1:1, 12, 14; 2:2, 4; Zech 6:11). In all these verses ASV and RSV have Jehozadak. In Ezr 3:2, 8; 5:2; 10:18 and Neh 12:26 the same Heb. name is spelled Jozadak in KJV, ASV and RSV. This man, having been carried captive to Babylon
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jehoz´adak (Jehovah justifies), usually called Jozadak or Josedech. He was the son of the high priest Seraiah. 1 Chron. 6:14, 15. When his father was slain at Riblah by order of Nebuchadnezzar, 2 Kings 25:18, 21, Jehozadak was led away captive to Babylon. 1 Chron. 6:15. (b.c. 588.) He himself never attained
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
JEHOZ´ADAK (je-hozʹa-dak; “Jehovah has justified,” contracted “Jozadak” in Ezra and Nehemiah and as “Josedech” in the KJV of Haggai and Zechariah). Son of the high priest Seraiah at the time of the Babylonian captivity (1 Chron. 6:14), 588 b.c. Whether he succeeded to the high priesthood after the slaughter
Easton’s Bible Dictionary