The Meaning of Nehemiah 12:17 Explained

Nehemiah 12:17

KJV: Of Abijah, Zichri; of Miniamin, of Moadiah, Piltai;

YLT: of Abijah, Zichri; of Miniamin; of Moadiah, Piltai;

Darby: of Abijah, Zichri; of Miniamin and Moadiah, Piltai;

ASV: of Abijah, Zichri; of Miniamin, of Moadiah, Piltai;

What does Nehemiah 12:17 Mean?

Chapter Summary: Nehemiah 12

1  The priests and the Levites which came up with Zerubbabel
10  The succession of high priests
22  Certain chief Levites
27  The solemnity of the dedication of the walls
44  The offices of priests and Levites appointed in the temple

What do the individual words in Nehemiah 12:17 mean?

of Abijah Zichri [the son] of Minjamin of Moadiah Piltai
לַאֲבִיָּ֖ה זִכְרִ֑י לְמִ֨נְיָמִ֔ין לְמוֹעַדְיָ֖ה פִּלְטָֽי

לַאֲבִיָּ֖ה  of  Abijah 
Parse: Preposition-l, Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: אֲבִיָּה 
Sense: king of Judah, son and successor of Rehoboam.
זִכְרִ֑י  Zichri 
Parse: Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: זִכְרִי  
Sense: the father of Eliezer, the chief of the Reubenites in the reign of David.
לְמִ֨נְיָמִ֔ין  [the  son]  of  Minjamin 
Parse: Preposition-l, Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: מִנְיָמִין  
Sense: a Levite in the time of Hezekiah.
לְמוֹעַדְיָ֖ה  of  Moadiah 
Parse: Preposition-l, Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: מֹועַדְיָה  
Sense: one of the priests who returned with Zerubbabel.
פִּלְטָֽי  Piltai 
Parse: Proper Noun, masculine singular
Root: פִּלְטָי  
Sense: a priest, representative of the priestly house of Moadiah; an exile who returned with Zerubbabel.

What are the major concepts related to Nehemiah 12:17?

Loading Information...