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Mattatha
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Mattatha, Son of Nathan
Mattatha, Son of Nathan (Ματταθα, Mattatha). A grandson of David listed in the genealogy of Jesus (Luke 3:31).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Mattatha (Person)
MATTATHA (PERSON) [Gk Mattatha (Ματταθα)]. The father of Menna and son of Nathan (and grandson of King David) according to Luke’s genealogy tying Joseph, the “supposed father” of Jesus, to descent from Adam and God (Luke 3:31). D omits Mattatha, substituting a genealogy adapted from Matt 1:6–15 for Luke
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Mattatha
Mattatha. Ancestor of Jesus according to Luke’s genealogy (3:31).See Genealogy of Jesus Christ.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Mattatha
Mattatha mat̀ə-thə [Gk. Mattatha]. Son of Nathan the son of David; an ancestor of Jesus (Lk. 3:31).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Mattatha
MATTATHA Ancestor of Jesus, according to Luke’s genealogy (Lk 3:31). See Genealogy of Jesus Christ.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Mattatha
Mattatha (Gk. Mattathá)An ancestor of Jesus; grandson of King David (Luke 3:31).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Mattatha
Mattatha [mătˊə thə] (Gk. Mattatha). An ancestor of Jesus; grandson of King David (Luke 3:31).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Mattatha
MAT´TATHA (matʹa-tha; “gift of Jehovah”). The son of Nathan and grandson of David, among the ancestry of our Lord (Luke 3:31).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
MATTATHA
MATTATHA<mat’-a-tha> ([Ματταθά, Mattatha]): Son of Nathan the son of David in the genealogy of Jesus (Lk 3:31).
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Mattatha
Mattatha [Mat-uh-thuh](Hebrew origin: Gift of God)(Luke 3:31). 10th century b.c. Mattatha, an ancestor of Jesus in Luke’s genealogy, was the son of Nathan and a grandson of King David. His son was called Menan.
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Mattatha
MATTATHA (Mătʹ tȧ thȧ) Grandson of King David and ancestor of Christ (Luke 3:31).
See also
Relatives
Nathan Father
Menna Son
David Grandfather
Solomon Uncle
Absalom Uncle
Rehoboam Cousin
Bathsheba Grandmother
Adonijah Uncle
Amnon Uncle
Tamar Aunt
Son of David Uncle
Shammua Uncle
Chileab Uncle
Shobab Uncle
Eliphelet Uncle
Elishama Uncle
Japhia Uncle
Shephatiah Uncle
Ithream Uncle
Melea Grandson
Nepheg Uncle
Eliada Uncle
Jerimoth Uncle
Tamar Cousin
Mahalath Cousin
Elishua Uncle
Ibhar Uncle
Basemath Cousin
Nogah Uncle
Elpelet Uncle
Taphath Cousin