King James Bible Dictionary



The Bible

Bible Usage:


  • 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:


Easton's Bible Dictionary

Whom Jehovah strengthened.

1. One of the Levitical harpers in the temple (1 Chronicles 15:21).

2. The father of Hoshea, who was made ruler over the Ephraimites (1 Chronicles 27:20).

3. One who had charge of the temple offerings (2 Chronicles 31:13).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

strength of the Lord

Naves Topical Index

1. A harper in the temple
1 Chronicles 15:21

2. Father of Hoshea
1 Chronicles 27:20

3. Overseer in temple
2 Chronicles 31:13

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(whom the Lord strengthens)

  1. A Levite musician in the reign of David, appointed to play the harp in the service which attended the procession by which the ark was brought up from the house of Obed-edom. (1 Chronicles 15:21) (B.C. 1048.)
  2. The father of Hoshea, prince of the tribe of Ephraim when David numbered the people. (1 Chronicles 27:20)
  3. One of the Levites in the reign of Hezekiah, who had charge of the tithes, and dedicated things in the temple. (2 Chronicles 31:13)