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Reaiah (son of Shobal)
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Reaiah, Son of Shobal
Reaiah, Son of Shobal (רְאָיָה‎, re'ayah). A descendant of Judah, identified as the son of Shobal and father of Jahath (1 Chr 4:2).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Reaiah (Person)
REAIAH (PERSON) [Heb rĕʾāyâ (רְאָיָה)]. The name given to three men in the Hebrew Bible.1. A Judahite, the second generation removed from Judah. He was the son of Shobal and the father of Jahath (1 Chr 4:2).2. A Reubenite, of the family of Joel. He was the son of Micah and the father of Baal (1
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Reaia
Reaia. kjv spelling of Reaiah, Micah’s son, in 1 Chronicles 5:5.See Reaiah #2.
Reaiah
Reaiah. 1. Shobal’s son and the father of Jahath from the tribe of Judah (1 Chr 4:2), perhaps identifiable with Haroeh (1 Chr 2:52).2. Reubenite, Micah’s son and the father of Baal (1 Chr 5:5, kjv Reaia).3. Head or founder of a family of temple servants who returned with Zerubbabel from captivity in
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Reaiah
1. A Judahite; son of Shobal and father of Jahath (1 Ch. 4:2; called Haroeh in 2:52).
Reaiah
Reaiah reā̄ʹyə [Heb. reʾāyâ—‘Yahweh has seen’; Gk. Apoc. Iaïros]; AV also REAIA (1 Ch. 5:5), AIRUS (1 Esd. 5:31; RSV Apoc. mg, NEB Apoc., JAIRUS (1 Esd. 5:31).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Reaia
REAIA* kjv spelling of Reaiah, Micah’s son, in 1 Chronicles 5:5. See Reaiah #2.
Reaiah
REAIAH1. Shobal’s son and the father of Jahath from the tribe of Judah (1 Chr 4:2), perhaps identifiable with Haroeh (2:52).2. Reubenite, Micah’s son and the father of Baal (1 Chr 5:5).3. Head or founder of a family of temple servants who returned with Zerubbabel from captivity in Babylon (Ezr 2:47;
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Reaiah
Reaiah (ree-ay´yuh; Heb., “the Lord has seen”).1 A descendant of Judah belonging to the Zorathite family group (1 Chron. 4:2).2 A descendant of Reuben; he was the son of Micah and belonged to the family group headed by Joel (1 Chron. 5:5).3 The ancestor of a family group of temple servants (Nethinim)
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Reaiah, Reaia
REAIAH, REAIA1. The son of Shobal and father of Jahath, descendants of Caleb (1 Chr 4:2), apparently called Haroeh in 1 Chr 2:52.2. The son of Micah and father of Baal, descendants of Reuben (1 Chr 5:5; KJV, Reaia).3. One of the families of the Nethinim or temple servants (Ezr 2:47; Neh 7:50).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Reaiah
Reaiah (Heb. rĕʾāyâ) (also HAROEH)1. A Judahite, the son of Shobal (1 Chr. 4:2). He is called Haroeh at 1 Chr. 2:52.2. A Reubenite, the son of Micah of the family of Joel (1 Chr. 5:5).3. A temple servant whose descendants returned with Zerubbabel from exile in Babylon (Ezra 2:47 = Neh. 7:50).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Reaia
Reai´a, a Reubenite, son of Micah, and apparently prince of his tribe. 1 Chron. 5:5. The name is identical with Reai´ah.
Reaiah
Reai´ah (seen of Jehovah).1. A descendant of Shubal the son of Judah. 1 Chron. 4:2.2. The children of Reaiah were a family of Nethinim who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel. Ezra 2:47; Neh. 7:50. (b.c. before 536.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Reaia, Reaiah
REAI´A, REAI´AH (re-aʹya; “Jehovah has seen”).1. A descendant of Shobal, the son of Judah (1 Chron. 4:2). In 2:52 he is called (apparently) Haroeh (harō˒eh, “the seer”).2. A Reubenite, son of Micah, and apparently leader of his tribe (1 Chron. 5:5; “Reaia,” KJV), before 720 b.c.3. The children of
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Reaiah
ReaiahReaiah (ree-īʹuh; Heb., ‘Yah [God] has seen’). 1 A descendant of Judah of the clan of the Zorathites (1 Chron. 4:2). 2 A descendant of Reuben (1 Chron. 5:5). 3 A family group (‘sons of Reaiah’) of Temple servants (Nethinim) who returned from the Babylonian captivity with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:47;
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Reaiah
REAIAH [ree AY uh] (the Lord sees) — the name of three men in the Old Testament:1. A son of Shobal (1 Chr. 4:2), also called Haroeh (1 Chr. 2:52).2. A son of Micah (1 Chr. 5:5; Reaia, KJV).3. The founder of a family of Temple servants whose descendants returned with Zerubbabel from the Captivity (Ezra
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