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Tahath (descendant of Levi)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Tahath, Son of Assir
Tahath, Son of Assir (תַּחַת‎, tachath). A descendant of Levi through Kohath (1 Chr 6:24, 37).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Tahath (Person)
TAHATH (PERSON) [Heb taḥat (תַּחַת‎)]. 1. A descendant of Kohath (1 Chr 6:9—Eng 6:24), one of the three sons of Levi (Gen 46:11). Tahath is the son of Assir and the father of Uriel (1 Chr 6:8–9—Eng 6:23–24). Tahath also appears in 6:22—Eng 6:37 in a listing of the descendants of Heman, the singer, a
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Tahath (Person)
Tahath (Person). 1. Son of Assir and a descendant of Levi through Kohath’s line. He was an ancestor of Heman, one of David’s musicians, and the father of Uriel and Zephaniah (1 Chr 6:24, 37).2. Ephraimite, the son of Bered and the father of Eleadah (1 Chr 7:20).3. Ephraimite, the son of Eleadah and
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tahath
Tahath tā̀hath [Heb. taḥaṯ—‘compensation’].1. A Kohathite, son of Assir and father of Uriel (1 Ch. 6:24, 37 [MT 9, 22]).2. An Ephraimite, son of Bered (1 Ch. 7:20); he is called Tahan in Nu. 26:35.3. An Ephraimite, son of Eleadad (1 Ch. 7:20).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Tahath (Person)
TAHATH (Person)1. Son of Assir and a descendant of Levi through Kohath’s line. He was an ancestor of Heman, one of David’s musicians, and the father of Uriel and Zephaniah (1 Chr 6:24, 37).2. Ephraimite, the son of Bered and the father of Eleadah (1 Chr 7:20).3. Ephraimite, the son of Eleadah and
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Tahath
Tahath (tay´hath; Heb., “beneath” or “low”).1 One of the encampments of the Israelites during the journey in the wilderness (Num. 33:26–27); the site is unknown.2 The son of Assir; he was a Levite from the family group of Kohath (1 Chron. 6:24, 37).3 An Ephraimite who was the grandfather of 4 below
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Tahath
TAHATH1. A Levite, the son of Assir, who is mentioned among the descendants of Kohath (1 Chr 6:24, 37).2–3. Two of the descendants of Ephraim. If 1 Chr 7:20 ff., is conceived of as a genealogy of Joshua, then Tahath is the son of Bered and the grandfather of a namesake. If this passage is treated as
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Tahath (Person)
Tahath (Heb. taḥaṯ) (PERSON)1. An ancestor of the prophet Samuel (1 Chr. 6:24, 37 [MT 9, 22]; at v. 33 [18] also Heman the temple musician). Although the genealogies of 1 Chr. 6:22–28, 33–38(7–13, 18–23) are somewhat confused, they are intended to identify Samuel as a Levite, of the family of Kohath.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Tahath
Ta´hath (station).1. A Kohathite Levite, ancestor of Samuel and Heman. 1 Chron. 6:24, 37 (9, 22). (b.c. about 1415.)2. According to the present text, son of Bered, and great-grandson of Ephraim. 1 Chron. 7:20. Burrington, however, identifies Tahath with Tahan, the son of Ephraim.3. Grandson of the
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Tahath
TA´HATH (taʹhath; “that which is beneath”).1. A Kohathite Levite, son of Assir and father of Uriel, or Zephaniah, in the ancestry of Samuel and Heman (1 Chron. 6:24, 37).2. An Ephraimite, son of Bered and father of Eleadah (1 Chron. 7:20). Perhaps identical with Tahan, no. 1.3. Apparently the grandson
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Tahath
TAHATH [TAY hath] (that which is beneath) — the name of one place and three men in the Old Testament:1. A desert encampment of the Israelites after they left Egypt (Num. 33:26–27).2. A Kohathite Levite, a son of Assir (1 Chr. 6:24, 37).3. A descendant of Ephraim (1 Chr. 7:20).4. Another descendant
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Relatives
Assir Father
Uriel Son
Zephaniah Son
Shallum Cousin
Azariah Grandson
Uzziah Grandson
Kore Uncle
Ebiasaph Grandfather
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