1 Chronicles 15:
And Shebaniah, and Jehoshaphat, and Nethaneel, and Amasai, and Zechariah, and Benaiah, and Eliezer, the priests, did blow with the trumpets before the ark of God: and Obededom and Jehiah were
doorkeepers for the ark.
Then stood up upon the stairs, of the Levites, Jeshua, and Bani, Kadmiel, Shebaniah, Bunni, Sherebiah, Bani, and
Chenani, and cried with a loud voice unto the LORD their God.
Then the Levites, Jeshua, and Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabniah, Sherebiah, Hodijah, Shebaniah, and
Pethahiah, said, Stand up and
bless the LORD your God for ever and ever: and blessed be thy glorious name, which is exalted above all blessing and praise.
And their brethren, Shebaniah, Hodijah, Kelita, Pelaiah, Hanan,
Holman Bible Dictionary
(ssheh buh ni' uh) Personal name appearing in short and long form in Hebrew meaning, “Yahweh came near.” A clan of Levites in which the name was used for several individuals (1 Chronicles 15:24 ; Nehemiah 9:4-5 ; Nehemiah 10:4 ,Nehemiah 10:4,10:10 ,Nehemiah 10:10,10:12 ; Nehemiah 12:14 ).
Easton's Bible Dictionary
Whom Jehovah hides, or has made grow up.
A Levite appointed to blow the trumpet before the ark of God (1 Chronicles 15:24 ).
Another Levite (Nehemiah 9:4,5 ).
A priest (Nehemiah 10:12 ).
A Levite (Nehemiah 10:4 ).
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
SHEBANIAH . 1 . A Levitical family ( Nehemiah 9:4 ; Nehemiah 10:10 ). 2 . A priest or Levite who sealed the covenant ( Nehemiah 10:4 ; Nehemiah 12:14 [See Shecaniah]). 3 . Another Levite who sealed the covenant ( Nehemiah 10:12 ). 4 . A priest ( 1 Chronicles 15:24 ).
Hitchcock's Bible Names
The Lord that converts
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. Nehemiah 9:4-5; Nehemiah 10:10.
2. Nehemiah 10:4; Nehemiah 12:14; Shechaniah in Nehemiah 12:3.
3. Nehemiah 10:12.
4. 1 Chronicles 15:24.
- It is the same name which, by interchange of b and k , appears as Shebaniah
in Nehemiah 10:4 ; Nehemiah 12:14
- Under this pavement they found a stratum of 16 feet of concrete, and among this concrete, 10 feet down, they found a signet stone bearing the inscription, in Old Hebrew characters, "Haggai, son of Shebaniah
- Priest 'of Shebaniah
' who returned from exile
- ) ...
A representative of the priestly family of Shebaniah