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

Flame of the Lord, a priest whose name is prominent in connection with the work carried on by Ezra and Nehemiah at Jerusalem (Ezra 8:17, 18, 24-30; Nehemiah 8:7; 9:4, 5; 10:12).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

singing with the Lord

Naves Topical Index

1. A Levite assistant to Ezra
Ezra 8:18; Ezra 8:24; Nehemiah 8:7; Nehemiah 9:4-5

2. A Levite who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah
Nehemiah 10:12; Nehemiah 12:8; Nehemiah 12:24

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(heat of Jehovah) a Levite in the time of Ezra. (Ezra 8:18,24) (B.C. 459.) When Ezra read the law to the people, Sherebiah was among the Levites who assisted him. (Nehemiah 8:7) He signed the covenant with Nehemiah. (Nehemiah 10:12)