1 Chronicles 6:
The son of Tahath, the son of Assir, the son of Ebiasaph, the son of Korah,
1 Chronicles 9:
And Shallum the son of Kore, the son of Ebiasaph, the son of Korah, and his brethren, of the house of his father, the Korahites, were
over the work of the service, keepers of the gates of the tabernacle: and their fathers, being
over the host of the LORD, were
keepers of the entry.
Holman Bible Dictionary
(ih bi' eh ssaf) Personal name meaning, “my father has collected or taken in.” See 1 Chronicles 6:23 ). The same person may be mentioned in 1 Chronicles 6:37 , but the precise relationship of these family lists is uncertain with one or both possibly incomplete. He and his family kept the gate of the tabernacle (1 Chronicles 9:19 ). The Abiasaph of Exodus 6:24 is apparently the same person.
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1 Chronicles 6:23; 1 Chronicles 6:37; 1 Chronicles 9:19, contracted into Asaph, 1 Chronicles 26:1.
Hitchcock's Bible Names
A father that gathers or adds
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
EBIASAPH . See Abiasaph.
Morrish Bible Dictionary
- ABIASAPH (= ‘father has gathered’), Exodus 6:24 = Ebiasaph
(= ‘father has increased’), 1 Chronicles 6:23 ; 1Ch 6:37 ; 1 Chronicles 9:18 . According to 1 Chronicles 9:19 ; 1 Chronicles 26:1 (in the latter passage read Ebiasaph
for Asaph), a section of the division acted as doorkeepers
- See also Ebiasaph
. Possibly Abiasaph may be a distinct person from Ebiasaph
; in genealogies generations are often passed over between two persons of the same name
- (Exodus 6:24 ; 1 Chronicles 6:22 ) ...
Son of Ebiasaph
, and a forefather of Samuel (1 Chronicles 6:23,37 ) ...
Son of Jeconiah, (1 Chronicles 3:17 ) unless "Jeconiah the captive" be the true rendering
- Son of Ebiasaph
, a son of Korah (No
- In 1 Chronicles 6:37 ; 1 Chronicles 9:19 there is Ebiasaph
a Son of Korah, who is probably the same. The Ebiasaph
of 1 Chronicles 6:23 is apparently a great grandson of Korah
A Korhite of the family of Ebiasaph
, and one of the gate-keepers to the temple (1 Chronicles 26:2 )
- A son of Ebiasaph
( 1 Chronicles 6:23 ; 1 Chronicles 6:37 )
- Great grandson of 1 above (1 Chronicles 6:23 ) or grandson of 1 above with Elkanah and Ebiasaph
- Son of Ebiasaph
, a Levite of the family of Korah and father of Shallum and Meshelemiah, gatekeepers at the tabernacle (1 Chronicles 9:19 ; 1 Chronicles 26:1 )
- 1 Chronicles 26:1, margin 3; of the sons of Ebiasaph
(not Asaph, who was a Gershonite not Kohathite)