Mishael (son of Uzziel)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Mishael. 1. Uzziel’s son (Ex 6:22), who, with his brother Elzaphan, was summoned by Moses to remove the bodies of Nadab and Abihu after they were killed for defiling the altar of the Lord (Lv 10:1–5).2. One who stood beside Ezra when the Law was read (Neh 8:4).3. Hebrew name for one of Daniel’s companions
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Mishael mish̀e-el [Heb mîšāʾēl—‘who is what God is?’ (?); Gk Apoc. Misaēl]; AV, NEB, also MISAEL.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
MISHAEL1. Uzziel’s son (Ex 6:22), who, with his brother Elzaphan, was summoned by Moses to remove the bodies of Nadab and Abihu after they were killed for defiling the altar of the Lord (Lv 10:1–5).2. One who stood beside Ezra when the law was read (Neh 8:4).3. Hebrew name for one of Daniel’s companions
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Mishael (mish´ay-uhl; Heb., “who is what El [God] is?”).1 The son of Uzziel of the Kohathite line of Levites (Exod. 6:22; Lev. 10:4).2 A man, probably a Levite, who stood with Ezra as he read the law (Neh. 8:4).3 The Hebrew name of one of the young men taken captive to Babylon by Nebuchadnezzar along
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
MISHAEL (Heb. mîšā’ēl, ‘who is what God is’?). 1. A son of *Uzziel, a Levite (Ex. 6:22) who, with his brother *Elzaphan, carried the bodies of Nadab and Abihu outside the camp after they had been killed for desecrating the altar (Lv. 10:1–5). 2. A colleague of Daniel (Dn. 1:6, 11, etc.; 1 Macc. 2:59)
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Mish´ael (who is what God is?).1. One of the sons of Uzziel, the uncle of Aaron and Moses. Ex. 6:22. When Nadab and Abihu were struck dead for offering strange fire, Mishael and his brother Elzaphan, at the command of Moses, removed their bodies from the sanctuary, and buried them without the camp,
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
MISH´AEL (mishʹa-el; “who is like God?”)1. The first named son of Uzziel (son of Kohath), the uncle of Aaron (Ex. 6:22). When Nadab and Abihu died, Mishael and his brother Elzaphan, at the command of Moses, removed their bodies from the sanctuary (Lev. 10:4–5), about 1439 b.c.2. One of those who supported
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