Character Study on Mishael

Character Study on Mishael

Exodus 6: And the sons of Uzziel; Mishael, and Elzaphan, and Zithri.
Leviticus 10: And Moses called Mishael and Elzaphan, the sons of Uzziel the uncle of Aaron, and said unto them, Come near, carry your brethren from before the sanctuary out of the camp.
Nehemiah 8: And Ezra the scribe stood upon a pulpit of wood, which they had made for the purpose; and beside him stood Mattithiah, and Shema, and Anaiah, and Urijah, and Hilkiah, and Maaseiah, on his right hand; and on his left hand, Pedaiah, and Mishael, and Malchiah, and Hashum, and Hashbadana, Zechariah, and Meshullam.
Daniel 1: Now among these were of the children of Judah, Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah:
Daniel 1: Unto whom the prince of the eunuchs gave names: for he gave unto Daniel the name of Belteshazzar; and to Hananiah, of Shadrach; and to Mishael, of Meshach; and to Azariah, of Abednego.
Daniel 1: Then said Daniel to Melzar, whom the prince of the eunuchs had set over Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah,
Daniel 1: And the king communed with them; and among them all was found none like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah: therefore stood they before the king.
Daniel 2: Then Daniel went to his house, and made the thing known to Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, his companions:

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Easton's Bible Dictionary - Mishael
Who is like God!
A Levite; the eldest of the three sons of Uzziel (Exodus 6:22 ).



One of the three Hebrew youths who were trained with Daniel in Babylon (Daniel 1:11,19 ), and promoted to the rank of Magi. He and his companions were afterwards cast into the burning fiery furnace for refusing to worship the idol the king had set up, from which they were miraculously delivered (3:13-30). His Chaldean name was Meshach (q.v.).


Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Mishael
1. Mishael and Elzaphan, sons of Uzziel, Aaron's uncle, buried Nadab and Abihu in their loose tunics or "coats" (Leviticus 10:4-5). Thereby being defiled, six days before the Passover (Numbers 9:15; Exodus 40:2-3; Leviticus 8:33), they probably were the men prevented from keeping the second Passover (Numbers 9:6; Numbers 1:46-49; Numbers 26:62; Exodus 38:26). (Blunt, Undesigned Coincidences, 15, 66-68.)

2. Nehemiah 8:4.

3. One of Daniel's three companions at Babylon (Daniel 1:6-19; Daniel 2:17; Daniel 3). (See DANIEL; ANANIAH; AZARIAH; MESHACH; ABEDNEGO.)

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Mishael
1. Son of Uzziel, a son of Kohath. Exodus 6:22 ; Leviticus 10:4 .

2. One who stood by Ezra when he read the law. Nehemiah 8:4 .

3. Name of one of Daniel's companions, changed to MESHACH, q.v . Daniel 1:6-19 .

Holman Bible Dictionary - Mishael
(mihssh' eh ehl) Personal name perhaps meaning, “who is what God is?” 1. Cousin of Moses and Aaron (Exodus 6:22 ) who helped bury Nadab and Abihu (Leviticus 10:4 ). 2 . One standing with Ezra at the public reading of the law (Nehemiah 8:4 ). 3 . One of Daniel's three friends (Daniel 1:6-7 ,Daniel 1:6-7,1:11 ,Daniel 1:11,1:19 ; Daniel 2:17 ), given the Babylonian name Meshach.



Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Mishael
MISHAEL. 1. A Kohathite ( Exodus 6:22 , Leviticus 10:4 ). 2. One of Ezra’s supporters ( Nehemiah 8:4 ); called in 1Es 9:44 Misael. 3. See Meshach.

Chabad Knowledge Base - Mishael ben uzziel
(14th century BCE) First cousin of Miriam, Aaron, and Moses. Carried the bodies of Nadab and Abihu � together with his brother Elzaphan � out of the Holy of Holies.

Chabad Knowledge Base - Mishael
(c, 400 BCE) Exiled to Babylon together with Daniel, Hananiah, and Azariah, where they were trained to be chamberlains in the royal court. Despite the personal risk involved, they refused to eat the royal non-kosher cuisine. They were later appointed to government positions. They were thrown into a furnace after refusing to bow to an idol erected by Nebuchadnezzar. Miraculously, they emerged unscathed, as described in the Book of Daniel.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Mishael
Who is asked for or lent
The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary - Mishael
Him to whom the Chaldeans gave the name of Meshach. (See Daniel 1:7) The meaning of Mishael is, one asked for of God. See Abednego.

American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Mishael or Meshach
A fellow-captive with Daniel in Babylon. See ABEDNEGO .

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Misael - 1Es 9:44 = Mishael , Nehemiah 8:4 ; Nehemiah 8:2 , Three 66 = Mishael, No
Meshach - The name given by the Chaldeans to Mishael
Mishael - (See Daniel 1:7) The meaning of Mishael is, one asked for of God
Mishael - Mishael
Elzaphan - Assisted Mishael his brother in carrying Nadab and Abihu, in their priestly coats, out of the camp (Leviticus 10:4; compare Acts 5:6; Acts 5:9)
Daniel - 400 BCE) Together with Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, was exiled to Babylon and trained to be a chamberlain in the royal court. par ... Daniel, the Book of: The book of Tanach describing the experiences of Daniel - and his friends Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah - in the Babylonian and Persian royal courts, as well as several of Daniel's prophecies
Meshach - The title given to Mishael, one of the three Hebrew youths who were under training at the Babylonian court for the rank of Magi (Daniel 1:7 ; 2:49 ; 3:12-30 )
Meshach - The name Mishael , by which one of Da niel’s three companions, of the children of Judah, was originally called, was changed by the prince of the eunuchs into Meshach ( Daniel 1:7 and ch
Nebuchadnezzar - During the reign of Joiakim and Jehoiachin, Nebuchadnezzar exiled to Babylon many of the politically powerful Jews and members of the royal family, including Daniel and his colleagues Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah
Hananiah - (a) (c, 400 BCE) Exiled to Babylon together with Daniel, Mishael, and Azariah, where they were trained to be chamberlains in the royal court
Elizaphan - With Mishael he had the painful duty of removing the dead bodies of Nadab and Abihu
Chananiah - (a) (c, 400 BCE) Exiled to Babylon together with Daniel, Mishael, and Azariah, where they were trained to be chamberlains in the royal court
Mish'Ael - (Exodus 6:22 ) when Nadab and Abihu were struck dead for offering strange fire, Mishael and his brother Elzaphan, at the command of Moses, removed their bodies from the sanctuary, and buried them without the camp, their loose-fitting tunics serving for winding-sheets
Mishael - Mishael and Elzaphan, sons of Uzziel, Aaron's uncle, buried Nadab and Abihu in their loose tunics or "coats" (Leviticus 10:4-5)
Meshach - Name given by the prince of the eunuchs to Mishael, one of Daniel's companions at Babylon: he was one of the three noble men who, faithful to God in refusing to worship the image set up by the king, were cast into the fiery furnace; but were miraculously preserved by God, there being not even the smell of fire on their garments
me'Shach - (guest of a king ), the name given to Mishael, one of the companions of Daniel, who with three others was taught, ( Daniel 1:4 ) and qualified to "stand before" King Nebuchadnezzar, (Daniel 1:5 ) as his personal attendants and advisers
Daniel - ) notes that amongst his contemporaries were ‘a Hananiah ( Nehemiah 10:23 ), a Mishael ( Nehemiah 8:4 ), and an Azariah ( Nehemiah 10:2 ); but the coincidence is probably accidental
Like - ... Among them all was found none like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah
Meshach - The Babylonian name given to Mishael, one of Daniel's three companions, of the blood royal of Judah (fulfilling the prophetic threat, Isaiah 39:7); with the first syllable of Mish-ael retained, but Sheik the Babylonian goddess (from whom Babylon is called Shesbach, Jeremiah 25:26) being substituted for El; the goddess of love and mirth, during whose feast Cyrus took Babylon, Venus or the Earth
Daniel - He was chosen, with his three companions, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, to reside at Nebuchadnezzar's court, where he received a suitable education, and made great progress in all the sciences of the Chaldeans, but declined to pollute himself by eating provisions from the king's table, which would often be ceremonially unclean to a Jew, or defiled by some connection with idol-worship
Nebuchadnezzar - He took away several persons from Jerusalem; among others, Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, all of the royal family, whom the king of Babylon caused to be carefully educated in the language and learning of the Chaldeans, that they might be employed at court, 2 Kings 24:1 2 Chronicles 36:6 Daniel 1:1
Jehoiakim - At this time Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, were taken to Babylon
Nebuchadnezzar the Great - He took away several persons from Jerusalem; among others Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, all of the royal family, whom the king of Babylon caused to be carefully instructed in the language and in the learning of the Chaldeans, that they might be employed at court, Daniel , 1
Captivity - ) Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, of the blood royal of Judah, were among the captives