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Mahseiah (father of Neriah)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Mahseiah
Mahseiah (מַחְסֵיָה‎, machseyah). The grandfather of Baruch and Seraiah (Jer 32:12; 51:59).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Mahseiah (Person)
MAHSEIAH (PERSON) [Heb maḥsēyâ (מַחְסֵיָה)]. The father of Neriah and the grandfather of Jeremiah’s scribe, Baruch (Jer 32:12; Bar 1:1). He is also identified as the father of Neriah and the grandfather of Seraiah, a quartermaster who accompanied Zedekiah to Babylon in 594 b.c.e. (Jer 51:59). That
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Mahseiah
Mahseiah. Forefather of Baruch (Jer 32:12) and Seraiah (51:59), spelled Maaseiah in the kjv.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Mahseiah
Mahseiah mä-sēʹyə [Heb. maḥsēyâ—‘Yahweh is a refuge’; Gk. Maasaias]; AV MAASEIAH, Apoc. MAASIAS. Grandfather of Baruch (Jer. 32:12 [LXX 39:12]; Bar. 1:1) and of Seraiah (51:59 [LXX 28:59]).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Mahseiah
MAHSEIAH Forefather of Baruch (Jer 32:12) and Seraiah (51:59), spelled Maaseiah in the kjv.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Mahseiah
Mahseiah (Heb. maḥsēyâ)The grandfather of Jeremiah’s secretary, Baruch (Jer. 32:12), and of Seraiah, King Zedekiah’s quartermaster (51:59).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Mahseiah
Mahseiah [mä sēˊyə] (Heb. maḥsēyâ “Yahweh is my refuge”). The grandfather of Jeremiah’s secretary, Baruch (Jer. 32:12; KJV “Maaseiah”), and of Seraiah, King Zedekiah’s quartermaster (51:59).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Mahseiah
MAHSE´IAH (ma-seʹyah). The grandfather of Baruch, the scribe and attendant of Jeremiah (Jer. 32:12; 51:59).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Mahseiah
MAHSEIAH [muh SIGH yuh] (the Lord is a refuge) — the father of Neriah (Jer. 32:12; 51:59; Maaseiah, KJV).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
MAASEAS
MAASEAS<ma-a-se’-as> ([Μαασαι̂ος, Maasaios]; the King James Version Maasias): Grandfather of Baruch (Baruch 1:1); called Mahseiah in Jer 32:12; 51:59.
MAHSEIAH
MAHSEIAH<ma-se’-ya>, <ma-si’-a> (מַחְסֵיָה‎ [machceyah], “Yah a refuge”): Grandfather of Baruch (Jer 32:12) and of Seraiah (Jer 51:59). The name (not to be confused with MAASEIAH (which see) as the King James Version has done even in the above passages) is spelt “Maaseas” (which see) in Baruch
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Mahseiah
MAHSEIAH (Mȧ sāʹ yȧ) Personal name meaning “Yah is a refuge.” Grandfather of the scribe Baruch (Jer. 32:12; 51:59).
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 4, M–P
Mahseiah
Mahseiah mah-see’yah (מַחְסֵיָהH4729, “Yahweh is [my] refuge”). KJV Maaseiah. Father of Neriah and grandfather of Baruch and Seraiah; the latter two men assisted the prophet Jeremiah (Jer. 32:12; 51:59; Bar 1:1 [KJV, “Maasias”]).
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