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Melatiah
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Melatiah
Melatiah (מְלַטְיָה‎, melatyah). A Gibeonite who helped repair the Jerusalem wall (Neh 3:7).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Melatiah (Person)
MELATIAH (PERSON) [Heb mĕlaṭĕyâ (מְלַטְיָה)]. One of those who worked on the wall of Jerusalem following the return from Babylonian exile (Neh 3:7). Melatiah worked along with Jadon the Meronothite and is identified as a “Gibeonite.” His name means “Yahweh has delivered.” The “men of Gibeon” to whom
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Melatiah
Melatiah. Descendant of Gideon who helped repair the Jerusalem wall next to the Old Gate during Nehemiah’s time (Neh 3:7).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Melatiah
Melatiah mel-ə-tīʹə [Heb. melaṭyâ—‘Yahweh has delivered’]. A Gibeonite who assisted in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah (Neh. 3:7).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Melatiah
MELATIAH Descendant of Gideon who helped repair the Jerusalem wall next to the Old Gate during Nehemiah’s time (Neh 3:7).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Melatiah
MELATIAH. Gibeonite who helped to repair the wall of Jerusalem under Nehemiah’s leadership (Neh 3:7).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Melatiah
Melatiah (Heb. mĕlaṭyâ)A Gibeonite of Nehemiah’s time who worked on the reconstruction of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:7).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Melatiah
Melatiah [mĕlˊə tīˊə] (Heb. melaṭyâ “Yahweh has delivered”). A Gibeonite of Nehemiah’s time who worked on the reconstruction of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:7).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Melatiah
Melati´ah (Jehovah delivers), a Gibeonite who assisted in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem. Neh. 3:7.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Melatiah
MELATI´AH (mel-a-tiʹa; “Jehovah has delivered”). A Gibeonite who assisted in repairing the wall of Jerusalem after the return from Babylon (Neh. 3:7), 445 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Melatiah
MELATIAH [mel uh TYE uh] (the Lord sets free) — a Gibeonite who helped repair the wall of Jerusalem in Nehemiah’s time (Neh. 3:7).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
MELATIAH
MELATIAH<mel-a-ti’-a> (מְלַטְיָה‎ [melatyah], “Yah’s deliverance”): A Gibeonite who assisted in building the wall of Jerusalem under Nehemiah (Neh 3:7).