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 gave.

1. One of the stewards of David's store-houses (1 Chronicles 27:25).

2. A Levite who taught the law to the people of Judah (2 Chronicles 17:8).

3. Nehemiah 12:18.

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

gift of the Lord; gift of a dove

Naves Topical Index

1. An overseer of David's storehouses
1 Chronicles 27:25

2. A Levite sent to instruct the people in the law
2 Chronicles 17:8

3. An obscure priest
Nehemiah 12:18

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(whom Jehovah gave).

  1. Son of Uzziah; superintendent of certain of King David's storehouses. (1 Chronicles 27:25) (B.C. 1014).
  2. One of the Levites who were sent by Jehoshaphat through the cities of Judah, with a book of the law, to teach the people. (2 Chronicles 17:8) (B.C. 910.)
  3. A priest, (Nehemiah 12:18) the representative of the family of Shemaiah, ver. 6, when Joiakim was high priest. (B.C. after 536.)