- Jeshua used 29 times.
- First Reference: 2 Chronicles 31:15
- Last Reference: Nehemiah 12:26
- 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
1. Head of the ninth priestly order (Ezra 2:36); called also Jeshuah (1 Chronicles 24:11).
2. A Levite appointed by Hezekiah to distribute offerings in the priestly cities (2 Chronicles 31:15).
3. Ezra 2:6; Nehemiah 7:11.
4. Ezra 2:40; Nehemiah 7:43.
5. The son of Jozadak, and high priest of the Jews under Zerubbabel (Nehemiah 7:7; 12:1, 7, 10, 26); called Joshua (Haggai 1:1, 12; 2:2, 4; Zechariah 3:1, 3, 6, 8, 9).
6. A Levite (Ezra 8:33).
7. Nehemiah 3:19.
8. A Levite who assisted in the reformation under Nehemiah (8:7; 9:4, 5).
9. Son of Kadmiel (Nehemiah 12:24).
10. A city of Judah (Nehemiah 11:26).
11. Nehemiah 8:17; Joshua, the son of Nun.
same as Joshua
1. Called Jeshuah
A priest, head of the ninth course
1 Chronicles 24:11
Nine hundred and seventy-three of his descendants returned from Babylon
Ezra 2:36; Nehemiah 7:39
2. A Levite
Had charge of the tithes
2 Chronicles 31:15
His descendants returned with Ezra from Babylon
Ezra 2:40; Nehemiah 7:43
3. Called Joshua
A priest who accompanied Zerubbabel from Babylon
Ezra 2:2; Nehemiah 7:7; Nehemiah 12:1
Rebuilt the altar
Rebuilt the temple
Contends with those who sought to defeat the rebuilding
Ezra 4:1-3; Ezra 5:1-2
4. Father of Jozabad
5. Son of Pahath-Moab
Ezra 2:6; Nehemiah 7:11
6. Father of Ezer
7. A Levite who explained the law to the people when Ezra read it
Nehemiah 8:7; Nehemiah 12:8
8. A Levite who sealed Nehemiah's covenant
9. A city of Judah
10. Joshua called
Zech 3:1-10; Zech 6:9-15
1. (a saviour), another form of the name of Joshua of Jesus.
- Joshua the son of Nun. (Nehemiah 8:17) [JOSHUA]
- A priest in the reign of David, to whom the nine course fell by David, to whom the ninth course fell by lot. (1 Chronicles 24:11) (B.C. 1014.)
- One of the Levites in the reign of Hezekiah. (2 Chronicles 31:15) (B.C. 726.)
- Son of Jehozadak, first high priest after the Babylonish captivity, B.C. 536. Jeshua was probably born in Babylon, whither his father Jehozadak had been taken captive while young. (1 Chronicles 6:15) Authorized Version. He came up from Babylon in the first year of Cyrus, with Zerubbabel, and took a leading part with him in the rebuilding of the temple and the restoration of the Jewish commonwealth. The two prophecies concerning him in (Zechariah 3:1) ... and Zechariah 6:9-15 Point him out as an eminent type of Christ.
- Head of a Levitical house, one of those which returned from the Babylonish captivity. (Ezra 2:40; 3:9; Nehemiah 3:19; 8:7; 9:4,5; 12:8) etc.
- A branch of the family of Pahath-moab, one of the chief families, probably, of the tribe of Judah. (Nehemiah 10:14; 7:11) etc.; Ezra 10:30
2. (whom Jehovah helps), one of the towns reinhabited by the people of Judah after the return from captivity. (Nehemiah 11:26) It is not mentioned elsewhere.
3. In "Baal-hazor which is by Ephraim" was Absalom's sheepfarm, at which took place the murder of Amnon, one of the earliest precursors of the great revolt. (2 Samuel 13:23) There is no clue to its situation.
4. a city "in the district near the wilderness" to which our Lord retired with his disciples when threatened with violence by the priests. (John 11:54)
a priest in the reign of David, (1 Chronicles 24:11) the same as JESHUA, No. 2. (B.C. 1014.)