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Shaphan

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
Shaphan

A coney, a scribe or secretary of king Josiah (2 Kings 22:3-7). He consulted Huldah concerning the newly-discovered copy of the law which was delivered to him by Hilkiah the priest (8-14). His grandson Gedaliah was governor of Judea (25:22).


Naves Topical Index
Shaphan

1. A scribe of King Josiah:

General references
2 Kings 22:3-14; 2 Chronicles 34:8-20

Father of Gemariah
Jeremiah 36:10-12

2. Father of Ahikam and grandfather of Gedaliah
2 Kings 22:12; 2 Kings 25:22; 2 Chronicles 34:20; Jeremiah 26:24; Jeremiah 39:14; Jeremiah 40:5; Jeremiah 40:9; Jeremiah 40:11; Jeremiah 41:2; Jeremiah 43:6

3. Father of Elasah
Jeremiah 29:3

4. Father of Jaazaniah
Ezekiel 8:11


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Shaphan

(coney), the scribe or secretary of King Josiah. (2 Kings 22:3,14; 2 Chronicles 34:8,20) (B.C. 628.) He appears on an equality with the governor of the city and the royal recorder. (2 Kings 22:4; 2 Chronicles 34:9)