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Reaiah (son of Shobal)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
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
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
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 (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
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
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 [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