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Shebuel (musician)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Shebuel, Son of Heman
Shebuel, Son of Heman (שׁוּבָאֵל‎, shuva'el; שְׁבוּאֵל‎, shevu'el). A musician during the time of David (1 Chr 25:4, 20).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Shebuel (Person)
SHEBUEL (PERSON) [Heb šĕbûʾēl (שְׁבוּאֵל)]. Var. SHUBAEL. 1. One of the fourteen sons of Heman who were appointed to prophesy with musical instruments under the direction of their father and the king (1 Chr 25:4). When the lots are cast to determine priestly duties (1 Chr 25:9–31), the name Shubael
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Shebuel
Shebuel. 1. Gershon’s son and Moses’ grandson from Levi’s tribe (1 Chr 23:15, 16); father of Jehdeiah (1 Chr 24:20, Shubael). He was the chief officer in charge of the treasuries (1 Chr 26:24).2. Levite, Heman’s son and a musician in the tabernacle (1 Chr 25:4, 20, Shubael).
Shubael
Shubael. 1. Alternate form of Shebuel, Gershon’s son, in 1 Chronicles 24:20.See Shebuel #1.2. Alternate form of Shebuel, Heman’s son, in 1 Chronicles 25:20.See Shebuel #2.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Shebuel
2. A Levite who assisted with the temple music under the direction of his father Heman, King David’s seer (1 Ch. 25:4); called “Shubael” in v 20.See also Shubael.
Shebuel
Shebuel shə-būʹəl, shebʹū-əl [Heb. šeḇûʾēl, šeḇuʾēl (1 Ch. 26:24); Gk. Soubaēl]; NEB SHUBAEL.
Shubael
2. A Levite who served as a musician in the sanctuary; leader of the thirteenth band of musicians (1 Ch. 25:20). See Shebuel 2.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Shebuel
SHEBUEL1. Gershon’s son and Moses’ grandson from Levi’s tribe (1 Chr 23:15–16); father of Jehdeiah (24:20, “Shubael”). He was the chief officer in charge of the treasuries (26:24).2. Levite, Heman’s son and a musician in the tabernacle (1 Chr 25:4, 20, “Shubael”).
Shubael
SHUBAEL1. Alternate form of Shebuel, Gershon’s son, in 1 Chronicles 24:20. See Shebuel #1.2. Alternate form of Shebuel, Heman’s son, in 1 Chronicles 25:20. See Shebuel #2.
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Shebuel
Shebuel (shi-byoo´uhl).1 The son of Gershom, a Levite and, thus, a descendant of Moses (1 Chron. 23:14–16; 26:24). His duties (assisting the priests in temple services, managing the treasuries, and dividing temple duties) reflect late rather than early temple practice.2 A levitical musician (1 Chron.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Shebuel
SHEBUEL1. A descendant of Gershom and Moses who was ruler of the treasury of the house of God (1 Chr 23:16; 26:24). In 1 Chr 24:20 he is called Shubael.2. One of the 14 sons of Heman the minstrel (1 Chr 25:4); called Shubael in v. 20, where he is mentioned as the ancestor and head of one of the 24
Shubael
SHUBAEL1. A Levite, a descendant of Amram and of Moses (1 Chr 24:20); called “Shebuel” in 1 Chr 23:16 and 26:24.2. A Levite, a son of Heman, one of the leaders of song in the temple during the time of David (1 Chr 25:20); called “Shebuel” in 1 Chr 25:4.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Shebuel Shubael
Shebuel (Heb. šĕḇûʾēl), SHUBAEL (šûḇāʾēl)1. A Levite of the “sons of Gershom,” descendant of Moses; chief treasury officer in David’s organization of the Levites for temple service (1 Chr. 23:16; 26:24; called Shubael at 24:20).2. A son of Heman and leader (or ancestor) of the 13th division
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Shebuel, Shubael
SHEBUEL [shə būˊəl (Heb. šeḇû˒ēl), SHUBAEL [shōōˊbĭ əl] (Heb. šûḇā˒ēl).
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Shebuel
SHEBUEL The name of two men in the Old Testament.1. A Levitical musician whose brothers were commanded by David to prophesy with musical instruments (1 Chr 25:4; cf. 1 Chr 25:9–31).2. A Levitical descendant of Gershom and Moses who was given charge of the Temple treasuries (1 Chr 23:16; 26:24).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Shebuel
Sheb´uel, or Shebu´el (captive of God).1. A descendant of Moses, 1 Chron. 23:16; 26:24, called also Shubael. 1 Chron. 24:20. (b.c. 1013.)2. One of the fourteen sons of Heman the minstrel, 1 Chron. 25:4; called also Shubael. 1 Chron. 25:20. (b.c. 1013.)
Shubael
Shu´bael1. Shebuel the son of Gershon. 1 Chron. 24:20.2. Shebuel the son of Heman the minstrel. 1 Chron. 25:20.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Shebuel
SHEBU´EL (shebʹu-el; perhaps “Return, O God” or “captive of God,”) or Shubael.1. A descendant of Gershom (1 Chron. 23:16; 26:24), who was officer over the treasures of the house of God; called also Shubael (24:20), before 960 b.c. He is the last descendant of Moses of whom there is any trace.2. One
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