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Eliashib

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • 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:

  • H475 Used 17 times

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Eliashib

Whom God will restore.

1. A priest, head of one of the courses of the priests of the time of David (1 Chronicles 24:12).

2. A high priest in the time of Ezra and Nehemiah (Neh. 12:22, 23). He rebuilt the eastern city wall (3:1), his own mansion being in that quarter, on the ridge Ophel (3:20, 21). His indulgence of Tobiah the Ammonite provoked the indignation of Nehemiah (13:4, 7).


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Eliashib

the God of conversion


Naves Topical Index
Eliashib

1. A priest
1 Chronicles 24:12

2. Name of three Israelites, mentioned in Ezra
Ezra 10:24; Ezra 10:27; Ezra 10:36

3. High priest
Nehemiah 3:1; Nehemiah 12:10; Nehemiah 13:4-9; Nehemiah 13:28

4. Son of Elioenai
1 Chronicles 3:24


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Eliashib

(whom God restores).

  1. A priest in the time of King David eleventh in the order of the "governors" of the sanctuary. (1 Chronicles 24:12)
  2. One of the latest descendants of the royal family of Judah. (1 Chronicles 3:24)
  3. High priest at Jerusalem at the time of the rebuilding of the walls under Nehemiah. (Nehemiah 3:1,20,21) (B.C. 446.)
  4. A singer in the time of Ezra who had married a foreign wife. (Ezra 10:24)
  5. A son of Zattu, (Ezra 10:27) and
  6. A son of Bani, (Ezra 10:36) both of whom had transgressed in the same manner. (B.C. 458.)