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Neariah (descendant of Solomon)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Neariah, Son of Shemaiah
Neariah, Son of Shemaiah (נְעַרְיָה‎, ne'aryah). A descendant of Solomon (1 Chr 3:22–23).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Neariah (Person)
NEARIAH (PERSON) [Heb neʿaryâ (נֶעַרְיָה)]. A name held by two persons in the Hebrew Bible. The name means “servant of Yah.”1. Neariah was a leader of the tribe of Simeon in the time of Hezekiah king of Judah. He and other tribal leaders, all the sons of Ishi, led a group of Simeonites to Mount Seir,
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Neariah
Neariah. 1. One of Shemaiah’s 6 sons and a descendant of David (1 Chr 3:22, 23).2. Captain of 500 men of Simeon’s tribe who went to Mt Seir, where they destroyed the remnant of the Amalekites and settled their own people in Hezekiah’s time (1 Chr 4:42).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Neariah
NEARIAH1. One of Shemaiah’s six sons and a descendant of David (1 Chr 3:22–23).2. Captain of 500 men of Simeon’s tribe who went to Mt Seir, where they destroyed the remnant of the Amalekites and settled their own people in Hezekiah’s time (1 Chr 4:42).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Neariah
NEARIAH1. One of the six sons of Shemaiah, and father of Elioenai, Hezekiah, and Azrikam; listed in the royal family of Judah after the captivity (1 Chr 3:22–23).2. A Simeonite captain, a son of Ishi who together with his brothers and 500 other Simeonites, successfully conquered the Amalekites near
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Neariah
Neariah (Heb. nĕʿaryâ)1. A descendant of Solomon; the son of Shemaiah and father of Elioenai, Hizkiah, and Azrikam (1 Chr. 3:22–23).2. One of the four sons of Ishi who led 500 Simeonites in driving out the remnant of Amalekites from Mt. Seir (1 Chr. 4:42–43).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Neariah
Neariah [nēˊə rīˊə] (Heb. ne˓aryâ “servant” or “young man of Yahweh”).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Ne-ariah
Ne-ari´ah (servant of Jehovah).1. One of the six sons of Shemaiah in the line of the royal family of Judah after the captivity. 1 Chron. 3:22, 23. (b.c. about 350.)2. A son of Ishi, and one of the captains of the 500 Simeonites who, in the days of Hezekiah, drove out the Amazlekites from Mount Seir.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Neariah
NEARI´AH (nî-a-rīʹa; “servant of Jehovah”).1. One of the six sons of Shemaiah in the line of the royal family of Judah after the captivity (1 Chron. 3:22–23). Some identify him with Naggai (which see).2. A son of Ishi and one of the captains of the five hundred Simeonites who, in the days of Hezekiah,
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Neariah
NEARIAH [nee uh RYE uh] (attendant of the Lord) — the name of two men in the Old Testament:1. A son of Shemaiah (1 Chr. 3:22–23).2. A son of Ishi, of the tribe of Simeon, who lived in the days of King Hezekiah of Judah (1 Chr. 4:42).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
NEARIAH
NEARIAH<ne-a-ri’-a> (נְעַ֗ריָהע, nèaryah]):1. A descendant of David (1 Chronicles 3:22 f).2. A descendant of Simeon (1 Chronicles 4:42).In both instances the Septuagint reads “Noadiah.”
See also
Relatives
Shemaiah Father
Shaphat Brother
Hattush Brother
Igal Brother
Bariah Brother
Hizkiah Son
Elioenai Son
Azrikam Son
Shecaniah Grandfather
Johanan Grandson
Eliashib Grandson
Akkub Grandson
Hodaviah Grandson
Pelaiah Grandson
Delaiah Grandson
Anani Grandson