Mattithiah (musician for the ark)
Excerpt from the Lexham Bible Dictionary, the most advanced Bible dictionary.
A Levitical musician who played when the ark was brought to Jerusalem (1 Chr 25:3, 21). He may be the same Mattithiah listed elsewhere in 1 Chr among the musicians from the time of David (1 Chr 15:18, 21; 16:5).
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Mattithiah. 1. Levite and Shallum’s first-born son, who was in charge of making the baked cakes that accompanied the offerings in the temple (1 Chr 9:31).2. Musician appointed by the Levites to play the lyre, along with five others, when the ark was brought to Jerusalem in David’s time (1 Chr 15:18,
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
MATTITHIAH1. Levite and Shallum’s firstborn son, who was in charge of making the baked cakes that accompanied the offerings in the temple (1 Chr 9:31).2. Musician appointed by the Levites to play the lyre, along with five others, when the ark was brought to Jerusalem in David’s time (1 Chr 15:18, 21;
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Mattithiah (mat´uh-thi´uh; Heb., “gift of the Lord”).1 A Levite who was in charge of baked goods in the temple (1 Chron. 9:31).2 A gatekeeper from the Merari group of Levites during the reign of King David (1 Chron. 15:18).3 A levitical musician during the time of David (1 Chron. 15:21); he is probably
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Mattithiah (Heb. mattiṯyâ, mattiṯyāhû)1. A Korahite Levite who after the Exile ministered in the temple as a baker of cakes for liturgical services (1 Chr. 9:31); the first son of Shallum.2. A levitical gatekeeper during the reign of David (1 Chr. 15:18); the son of Jeduthun (25:3). A temple musician
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Mattithiah [mătˊə thīˊə] (Heb. mattiṯyâ, mattityāhû “gift of Yahweh”).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
MATTHITHI´AH (mat-i-thīʹa; “gift of Jehovah”).1. A Levite, the eldest son of Shallum the Korahite, who had charge of the baked offerings, “things which were baked in pans” (1 Chron. 9:31), probably after the Exile, about 445 b.c.2. One of the sons of Jeduthun, a Levite appointed chief of the fourteenth
Easton’s Bible Dictionary