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Berechiah

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Berechiah

Blessed by Jehovah.

1. Son of Shimea, and father of Asaph the musician (1 Chronicles 6:39; 15:17).

2. One of the seven Ephraimite chieftains, son of Meshillemoth (2 Chronicles 28:12).

3. The fourth of the five sons of Zerubbabel, of the royal family of Judah (1 Chronicles 3:20).

4. The father of the prophet Zechariah (1:1, 7).


Naves Topical Index
Berechiah

1. Father of Asaph

General references
1 Chronicles 15:17; 1 Chronicles 15:23

Called Berachiah
1 Chronicles 6:39

2. A warrior of Ephraim
2 Chronicles 28:12

3. A brother of Zerubbabel
1 Chronicles 3:20

4. Son of Asa
1 Chronicles 9:16

5. Son of Iddo
Zech 1:1; Zech 1:7

6. Son of Meshezabeel
Nehemiah 3:4; Nehemiah 3:30; Nehemiah 6:18


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Berechiah

(blessed of Jehovah).

  1. A descendant of the royal family of Judah. (1 Chronicles 3:20)
  2. A man mentioned as the father of Meshullam, who assisted in rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem. (Nehemiah 3:4,30; 6:18)
  3. A Levite. (1 Chronicles 9:16)
  4. A doorkeeper for the ark. (1 Chronicles 15:23)
  5. One of the tribe of Ephraim in the time of Ahaz. (2 Chronicles 28:12)
  6. Father of Asaph the singer. (1 Chronicles 15:17) [BERACHIAH]
  7. Father of Zechariah. (Zechariah 1:1,7)