What does Adaiah mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
עֲדָיָֽה maternal grandfather of king Josiah of Judah and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. / a Gershonite Levite and ancestor of Asaph. / a Benjamite 1
וַעֲדָיָ֧ה maternal grandfather of king Josiah of Judah and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. / a Gershonite Levite and ancestor of Asaph. / a Benjamite 1
וַעֲדָיָה֙ maternal grandfather of king Josiah of Judah and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. / a Gershonite Levite and ancestor of Asaph. / a Benjamite 1
עֲדָיָ֛הוּ maternal grandfather of king Josiah of Judah and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. / a Gershonite Levite and ancestor of Asaph. / a Benjamite 1
עֲדָ֖יָה maternal grandfather of king Josiah of Judah and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. / a Gershonite Levite and ancestor of Asaph. / a Benjamite 1
וַעֲדָיָ֔ה maternal grandfather of king Josiah of Judah and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. / a Gershonite Levite and ancestor of Asaph. / a Benjamite 1
וַעֲדָיָֽה maternal grandfather of king Josiah of Judah and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. / a Gershonite Levite and ancestor of Asaph. / a Benjamite 1
עֲדָיָ֧ה maternal grandfather of king Josiah of Judah and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. / a Gershonite Levite and ancestor of Asaph. / a Benjamite 1
וַ֠עֲדָיָה maternal grandfather of king Josiah of Judah and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. / a Gershonite Levite and ancestor of Asaph. / a Benjamite 1

Definitions Related to Adaiah

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   1 maternal grandfather of king Josiah of Judah and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah.
   2 a Gershonite Levite and ancestor of Asaph.
   3 a Benjamite, son of Shimhi.
   4 a priest, son of Jehoram.
   5 ancestor of Maaseiah, one of the captains who supported Jehoiada.
   6 a descendant of Bani who had a foreign wife in the time of Ezra.
   7 a descendant of another Bani who had a foreign wife in the time of Ezra.
   8 a descendant of Pharez of the tribe of Judah.
   Additional Information: Adaiah = “Jehovah has adorned Himself”.
   

Frequency of Adaiah (original languages)

Frequency of Adaiah (English)

Dictionary

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Adaiah
ADAIAH (‘Jehovah has adorned’). 1 . The maternal grandfather of Josiah, 2 Kings 22:1 . 2 Kings 22:2 . A Levite, 1 Chronicles 6:41 , called Iddo in 1 Chronicles 6:21 . 1 Chronicles 6:3 . A son of Shimei (in v. 13 Shema ) the Benjamite, 1 Chronicles 8:21 . 1 Chronicles 8:4 . The son of Jeroham, a priest, and head of a family in Jerusalem, 1 Chronicles 9:12 . 1 Chronicles 9:5 . The father of Maaseiah, a captain who helped to overthrow the usurpation of Athaliah, 2 Chronicles 23:1 . 2 Chronicles 23:6 . One of the family of Bani, who took a strange wife during the Exile, Ezra 10:29 . Ezra 10:7 . Another of a different family of Bani, who had committed the same offence, Ezra 10:39 . Ezra 10:8 . A descendant of Judah by Pharez, Nehemiah 11:5 . Nehemiah 11:9 . A Levite of the family of Aaron, Nehemiah 11:12 ; probably the same as No. 4.
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Adaiah
Holman Bible Dictionary - Adaiah
(uh dawee' uh) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh has adorned.” 1. Grandfather of King Josiah (2 Kings 22:1 ). 2 . A Levite, one of the family of Temple singers (1 Chronicles 6:41 ). 3 . A Benjaminite (1 Chronicles 8:21 ). 4 . A priest who returned to Jerusalem from Babylon after the Exile (1 Chronicles 9:12 ). 5 . The father of Maaseiah, who helped make young Joash king instead of Athaliah, the queen mother (2 Chronicles 23:1 ). 6 . Two men with foreign wives in time of Ezra (Ezra 10:29 , Ezra 10:39 ). 7 . A member of the tribe of Judah in Jerusalem after the Exile (Nehemiah 11:5 ). 8 . A priest in the Temple after the Exile (Nehemiah 11:12 ), probably the same as 4.
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Adaiah
The witness of the Lord
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Adaiah
1. Father of Jedidah and grandfather of Josiah, king of Judah. 2 Kings 22:1 .
2. Son of Ethan, a Gershonite. 1 Chronicles 4:41 .
3. One of the sons of Shimhi. 1 Chronicles 8:21 .
4. Son of Jeroham. 1 Chronicles 9:12 .
5. Father of Maaseiah a "captain of hundreds." 2 Chronicles 23:1 .
6,7. Two who had married strange wives. Ezra 10:29,39 .
8. One whose descendants returned from exile and dwelt in Jerusalem. Nehemiah 11:5 .
9. One who returned from exile, and did the work of the house of the Lord. Nehemiah 11:12 .

Sentence search

Jedeus - JEDEUS ( 1E Esther 9:30 ) = Ezra 10:29 Adaiah
Hazaiah - Son of Adaiah, of the tribe of Judah
Jedidah - Daughter of Adaiah, and mother of Josiah king of Judah
Pelali'ah - (judged by Jehovah ), the son of Amzi and ancestor of Adaiah
Addi - A shortened form of Adiel, or Adaiah, from adi , "ornament
Jedida - ) Amon's queen, mother of good Josiah; of Boscath near Lachish, daughter of Adaiah (2 Kings 22:1)
Amzi - Ancestor of Adaiah, who helped build the second Temple (Nehemiah 11:12 )
Bozkath - It was the home town of Adaiah, King Josiah's maternal grandmother (1 Kings 22:1 )
Zerah - Son of Iddo, or Adaiah, a Gershonite
Adaiah - Adaiah (‘Jehovah has adorned’)
Jer'Oham - ) ...
A descendant of Aaron, of the house of Immer, the leader of the sixteenth course of priests; son of Pashur, and father of Adaiah
Iddo - 1 Chronicles 6:21 a Gershonite Levite called Adaiah in 1 Chronicles 6:41
Maaseiah - Son of Adaiah and a captain who assisted in placing Joash on the throne
Zerah - A Gershonite Levite, son of Iddo or Adaiah (1 Chronicles 6:21; 1 Chronicles 6:41)
ze'Rah - ) ...
A Gershonite Levite, son of Iddo or Adaiah
ma-Ase'Iah - " (1 Chronicles 15:18,20 ) ...
The son of Adaiah, and one of the captains of hundreds in the reign of Joash king of Judah
Zechariah - A priest, son of Pashur, ancestor of Adaiah (Nehemiah 11:12)