Character Study on Elishaphat

Character Study on Elishaphat

2 Chronicles 23: And in the seventh year Jehoiada strengthened himself, and took the captains of hundreds, Azariah the son of Jeroham, and Ishmael the son of Jehohanan, and Azariah the son of Obed, and Maaseiah the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat the son of Zichri, into covenant with him.

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Easton's Bible Dictionary - Elishaphat
Whom God has judged, one of the "captains of hundreds" associated with Jehoiada in the league to overthrow the usurpation of Athaliah (2 Chronicles 23:1 ).

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Elishaphat
Son of Zichri, whom Jehoiada employed to assemble the Levites to Jerusalem to restore Joash to the throne (2 Chronicles 23:1).

Holman Bible Dictionary - Elishaphat
(ih lihssh' uh fat) Personal name meaning, “God had judged.” Military captain who helped Jehoiada, the priest, overthrow Queen Athaliah and establish Joash (835-796 B.C.) as king of Judah (2 Chronicles 23:1 ).



Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Elishaphat
ELISHAPHAT . One of the captains who helped Jehoiada to install king Joash ( 2 Chronicles 23:1 ).

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Elishaphat
Captain of a hundred whom Jehoiada employed to protect Joash. 2 Chronicles 23:1 .

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Elishaphat
My God judgeth

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Elishaphat - Elishaphat
Zichri - Father of Elishaphat, one of the captains of hundreds
Zichri - Father of Elishaphat, Jehoiada's helper against Athaliah
Zich'ri - (2 Chronicles 11:16 ) ... Father of Elishaphat, one of the conspirators with Jehoiada
Athaliah - For six years he was hid, but in the seventh year Jehoiada took into covenant with him for restoring the rightful king "the captains of hundreds," two Azariahs, Ishmael, Maaseiah, and Elishaphat; they next enlisted the cooperation of the Levites, gathered out of Judah, and the chief fathers of Israel who came to Jerusalem
Jehoiada - ) Then when Athaliah's tyranny and foreign idolatries had disgusted the people, he with great prudence and tact made a secret compact in the temple with the five captains of the king's body guard (literally, the executioners and runners), Azariah son of Jeroham, Ishmael, Azariah the son of Obed, Maaseiah, and Elishaphat