What does Habaiah mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
חֳבַיָּ֖ה head of a priestly family who returned from exile with Zerubbabel. 2

Definitions Related to Habaiah

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   1 head of a priestly family who returned from exile with Zerubbabel.
   Additional Information: Habaiah = “Jehovah has hidden”.
   

Frequency of Habaiah (original languages)

Frequency of Habaiah (English)

Dictionary

Holman Bible Dictionary - Habaiah
(huh bay' iuhh) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh hides, keeps safe.” Clan leader of exiled priests who returned from Babylon to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel about 537 B.C. (Ezra 2:61 ).
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Habaiah
The hiding of the Lord
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Habaiah
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Habaiah
HABAIAH (‘J″ [1] hath hidden’). The head of a priestly family which returned with Zerubbabel, but, being unable to trace their genealogy, were not allowed to serve ( Ezra 2:61 ); called in Nehemiah 7:63 Hobaiah , and in 1Es 5:38 Obdia .
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Habaiah
Ancestor of some priests who returned from exile. They could not prove their genealogy, and were put from the priesthood. Ezra 2:61 ; Nehemiah 7:63 .

Sentence search

Hobaiah - HOBAIAH See Habaiah
Obdia - OBDIA ( 1Es 5:38 ) = Habaiah Ezra 2:61 , Hobaiah Nehemiah 7:63
Habai'ah, - Bene-Habaiah were among the sons of the priests who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel
Habaiah - Habaiah (‘J″ Hobaiah - Some translations use Habaiah in one or both texts