Character Study on Colhozeh

Character Study on Colhozeh

Nehemiah 3: But the gate of the fountain repaired Shallun the son of Colhozeh, the ruler of part of Mizpah; he built it, and covered it, and set up the doors thereof, the locks thereof, and the bars thereof, and the wall of the pool of Siloah by the king's garden, and unto the stairs that go down from the city of David.
Nehemiah 11: And Maaseiah the son of Baruch, the son of Colhozeh, the son of Hazaiah, the son of Adaiah, the son of Joiarib, the son of Zechariah, the son of Shiloni.

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Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Colhozeh
A man of Judah in Nehemiah's time (Nehemiah 3:15; Nehemiah 11:5); father of Shallum and Baruch.

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Colhozeh
1. The father of Shallun who returned from exile. Nehemiah 3:15 .

2. Grandfather of Maaseiah who dwelt in Jerusalem on the return from exile. Nehemiah 11:5 . Perhaps the same as No. 1.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Colhozeh
Every prophet
Holman Bible Dictionary - Colhozeh
(cahl hoh' zeh) Personal name meaning, “he sees everything” or “everyone a seer.” Father whose son Shallun was ruler of part of Mizpah and who helped Nehemiah repair Jerusalem's gates (Nehemiah 3:15 ). Apparently he had a grandson living in Jerusalem in Nehemiah's day (Nehemiah 11:5 ). The name Colhozeh may indicate a family of prophets.

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Colhozeh - The name Colhozeh may indicate a family of prophets
Baruch - Son of Colhozeh (Nehemiah 11:5)