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Jeiel (2 Ch. 35:9)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jeiel the Levite Chief
Jeiel the Levite Chief (יְעוּאֵל‎, ye'u'el). A Levite chief who donated animals for Josiah‘s Passover (2 Chr 35:9).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jehiel (Person)
JEHIEL (PERSON) [Heb yĕhı̂ʾēl (יְהִיאֵל)]. Var. JEHIELI. Nine persons in the Hebrew Bible, along with the parallel references in 1 Esdras, bear this name.1. A Levite musician appointed at the time of David. At the command of David, the levitical leaders selected musicians; Jehiel was among those of
Jeiel (Person)
JEIEL (PERSON) [Heb yĕʿı̂ʾēl (יְעִיאֵל)]. Name of 11 people in postexilic books of the Hebrew Bible. The form of the name sometimes alternates between Jeiel (yĕʿı̂ʾēl) and Jeuel (yĕʿûʾēl) either as a Qere and Ketib or between the MT and some of the versions; this is similar to the variation between
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jehiel
Jehiel. 1. kjv spelling of Jeiel, King Saul’s ancestor, in 1 Chronicles 9:35.See Jeiel #2.2. kjv spelling of Jeiel, Hotham’s son, in 1 Chronicles 11:44.See Jeiel #3.3. A Levite musician who, along with other Levites appointed by David, played a psaltery at the removal of the ark to Jerusalem (1 Chr
Jeiel
Jeiel. 1. Chief in Reuben’s tribe (1 Chr 5:7).2. Benjamite who lived at Gibeon, and an ancestor of Israel’s first king, Saul (1 Chr 9:35, kjv Jehiel).3. One of David’s mighty men (1 Chr 11:44, kjv Jehiel). He is perhaps identical with #1 above.4. Levite gatekeeper in the sanctuary. He may also have
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jeiel
7. A chief of the Levites, present at King Josiah’s great Passover feast (2 Ch. 35:9).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jehiel
JEHIEL1. kjv spelling of Jeiel, King Saul’s ancestor, in 1 Chronicles 9:35. See Jeiel #2.2. kjv spelling of Jeiel, Hotham’s son, in 1 Chronicles 11:44. See Jeiel #3.3. A Levite musician who, along with other Levites appointed by David, played a psaltery at the removal of the ark to Jerusalem (1 Chr
Jeiel
JEIEL1. Chief in Reuben’s tribe (1 Chr 5:7).2. Benjamite who lived at Gibeon and an ancestor of Israel’s first king, Saul (1 Chr 8:29; 9:35).3. One of David’s mighty men (1 Chr 11:44). He is perhaps identical with #1 above.4. Levite gatekeeper in the sanctuary. He seems to have served as a musician
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Jehiel
Jehiel (ji-hi´uhl; Heb., “El [God] lives”).1 The son of Ladan (1 Chron. 23:8). He founded a priestly family called the Jehieli (26:21–22) and had charge of the temple treasury under King David (29:8).2 A levitical musician who served before the ark (1 Chron. 15:18, 20; 16:5).3 An attendant of King
Jeiel
Jeiel (ji-i´uhl; Heb., “El [God] takes away”).1 A family chief in the tribe of Reuben (1 Chron. 5:7).2 A Benjaminite, the father of Gibeon and great-grandfather of Saul (1 Chron. 8:29; 9:35).3 The son of Hotham the Aroerite; one of David’s warriors (1 Chron. 11:44).4 A levitical musician of the Merarite
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Jehiel
JEHIEL1. The “father” or founder of Gibeon, husband of Maacah and father of a number of sons (1 Chr 9:35), including Kish, the father of King Saul (vv. 36, 39).2. The son of Hotham the Aroerite. With his brother Shama, Jehiel was one of David’s mighty men (1 Chr 11:44).3. A Levite musician who was
Jeiel
JEIEL1. A Reubenite chief at the time when Tiglath-pileser took into captivity the Transjordanic tribes (1 Chr 5:7).2. The founder of Israelite Gibeon, father of Ner who was grandfather of King Saul (1 Chr 9:35, ASV, RSV: Jehiel in KJV).3. The son of Hotham the Aroerite, one of David’s mighty men
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jehiel
Jehiel (Heb. yĕḥɩ̂ʾēl) (also JEHIELI)1. A Levite and musician in Jerusalem at the time of David (1 Chr. 15:18). He was a harpist appointed to the second rank of musicians who played while the ark was moved to Jerusalem (1 Chr. 15:20) and later served before the ark (16:5).2. A Gershonite Levite,
Jeiel
Jeiel (Heb. yĕʿêʾēl) (also JEHIEL, JEUEL)A common levitical name from the time of David to that of Ezra and Nehemiah. The variation in the spelling of this name (Jehiel, Jeuel) is simply due to Hebrew orthography.1. A chief of a Reubenite clan (1 Chr. 5:7).2. The father of Gibeon and a Levite in
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jehiel
Jehi´el (God lives).1. One of the Levites appointed by David to assist in the service of the house of God. 1 Chron. 15:18, 20; 16:5.2. One of the sons of Jehoshaphat king of Judah, put to death by his brother Jehoram. 2 Chron. 21:2, 4. (b.c. 887.)3. One of the rulers of the house of God at the time
Jehiel
Jehi´el (treasured of God), a perfectly distinct name from the last.1. A man described as father of Gibeon; a forefather of King Saul. 1 Chron. 9:35.2. One of the sons of Hotham the Aroerite; a member of David’s guard. 1 Chron. 11:44. (b.c. 1046.)
Je-iel
Je-i´el (treasured of God).1. A Reubenite of the house of Joel. 1 Chron. 5:7.2. A Merarite Levite, one of the gate-keepers to the sacred tent. 1 Chron. 15:18. His duty was also to play the harp, ver. 21, or the psaltery and harp, 16:5, in the service before the ark. (b.c. 1043.)3. A Gershonite Levite,
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jehiel
JEHI´EL (je-hīʹel).1. A Levite “of the second rank,” appointed by David to play “with harps tuned to alamoth” on the occasion of the removal of the Ark to Jerusalem (1 Chron. 15:18, 20). In the former passage he and those with him are called “gatekeepers.” He is apparently the Jehiah (which see) of
Jeiel
JEI´EL (je-iʹ-el).1. A Reubenite of the house of Joel at the time of the taking of some census, apparently on the deportation of the trans-Jordanic tribes by Tiglath-pileser (1 Chron. 5:7), about 740 b.c.2. A Benjamite, apparently the founder (“father”), as well as a resident, of Gibeon, and the husband
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Jehiel
JehielGod’s living one. (1.) The father of Gibeon (1 Chr. 9:35).(2.) One of David’s guard (1 Chr. 11:44).(3.) One of the Levites “of the second degree,” appointed to conduct the music on the occasion of the ark’s being removed to Jerusalem (1 Chr. 15:18, 20).(4.) A Hachmonite, a tutor in the family
Jeiel
Jeielsnatched away by God. (1.) A descendant of Benjamin (1 Chr. 9:35; 8:29).(2.) One of the Levites who took part in praising God on the removal of the ark to Jerusalem (1 Chr. 16:5).(3.) 2 Chr. 29:13. A Levite of the sons of Asaph.(4.) 2 Chr. 26:11. A scribe.(5.) 1 Chr. 5:7. A Reubenite chief.
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