What does Hashabiah mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
חֲשַׁבְיָ֔ה a Merarite Levite. / the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course. / one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath. / the son of Kemuel 4
חֲשַׁבְיָ֥ה a Merarite Levite. / the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course. / one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath. / the son of Kemuel 2
חֲשַׁבְיָ֖ה a Merarite Levite. / the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course. / one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath. / the son of Kemuel 2
חֲשַׁבְיָ֨הוּ a Merarite Levite. / the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course. / one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath. / the son of Kemuel 1
לַחֲשַׁבְיָ֔ה a Merarite Levite. / the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course. / one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath. / the son of Kemuel 1
חֲשַׁבְיָהוּ֩ a Merarite Levite. / the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course. / one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath. / the son of Kemuel 1
וַחֲשַׁבְיָ֧הוּ a Merarite Levite. / the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course. / one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath. / the son of Kemuel 1
חֲשַׁבְיָֽה a Merarite Levite. / the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course. / one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath. / the son of Kemuel 1
חֲשַׁבְיָ֨ה a Merarite Levite. / the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course. / one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath. / the son of Kemuel 1
חֲשַׁבְיָ֛ה a Merarite Levite. / the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course. / one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath. / the son of Kemuel 1

Definitions Related to Hashabiah

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   1 a Merarite Levite.
   2 the 4th of the 6 sons of Jeduthun who had charge of the 12th course.
   3 one of the descendants of Hebron the son of Kohath.
   4 the son of Kemuel, who was prince of the tribe of Levi in the time of David.
   5 a Levite, one of the chiefs of his tribe who officiated for Josiah at his great passover feast.
   6 a Merarite Levite, one of the chief priests who accompanied Ezra from Babylon; ruler of half the circuit of Keilah and one who repaired a portion of the wall of Jerusalem under Nehemiah.
   He sealed the covenant of reformation after the return from captivity.
   7 a Levite, son of Bunni in the time of Nehemiah.
   8 a Levite, son of Mattaniah in the time of Nehemiah.
   9 a priest of the family of Hilkiah in the days of Joiakim, son of Jeshua.
   Additional Information: Hashabiah = “Jehovah has considered”.
   

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Dictionary

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Hashabiah
Regarded by Jehovah.
Merarite Levite (1 Chronicles 6:45 ; 9:14 ).
A son of Jeduthun (25:3,19).
Son of Kemuel (26:30).
One of the chief Levites (2 Chronicles 35:9 ).
A Levite (Nehemiah 11:22 ).
One of the chief priests in the time of Ezra (Ezra 8:24 ).
A chief of the Levites (Nehemiah 12:24 ).
Ezra 8:19 .
Nehemiah 3:17 .
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Hashabiah
1. Son of Amaziah, a Merarite. 1 Chronicles 6:45 .
2. A Merarite, father of Azrikam. 1 Chronicles 9:14 .
3. Son of Jeduthun: appointed to the service of song. 1 Chronicles 25:3,19 .
4. A Hebronite, an officer of David. 1 Chronicles 26:30 .
5. Son of Kemuel, a Levite. 1 Chronicles 27:17 .
6. Levite who assisted Josiah at the great passover feast. 2 Chronicles 35:9 .
7,8. Two priests who returned from exile. Ezra 8:24 ; Nehemiah 12:21 .
9-11. Three Levites who returned from exile. Ezra 8:19 ; Nehemiah 10:11 ; Nehemiah 12:24 .
12,13. Two Levites, ancestors of some who returned from exile. Nehemiah 11:15,22 .
14. One, described as 'ruler of the half part of Keilah,' who helped to repair the wall. Nehemiah 3:17 .
Holman Bible Dictionary - Hashabiah
(hassh uh bi' uh) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh has reckoned or imputed,” appearing in longer and shorter Hebrew spellings. 1. Ancestor of Merari among the Levite leaders (1 Chronicles 6:45 ). 2 . Another member of the Merari priesthood (1 Chronicles 9:14 ; Nehemiah 11:15 ). 3 . Temple musician and Levite under David (1 Chronicles 25:3 ) and leader of course of Levites (1 Chronicles 25:19 ). 4 . Family of Levites from Hebron given authority to carry out God's business in the service of the king west of the Jordan (1 Chronicles 26:30 ). This shows the close connection between Temple and palace, religious and political activity in Israel. 5. Leader of the tribe of Levi possibly connected with taking the ill-fated census under David (1 Chronicles 27:17 ). He may be identical with 4. above. 6. Levite leader under Josiah who provided animals for the Levites to celebrate Passover (2 Chronicles 35:9 ). 7 . Levite leader Ezra conscripted to return to Jerusalem with him from Babylonian Exile about 458 B.C. (Ezra 8:19 ). He shared responsibility for transporting Temple treasures on the journey (Ezra 8:24-30 ). Compare Nehemiah 12:24 . 8 . Israelite called to divorce his foreign wife to protect the people from temptation to false worship according to Greek manuscripts of Ezra 10:25 (NRSV). 9. Levite with administrative duties over city of Keilah who joined Nehemiah in repairing wall of Jerusalem ( Nehemiah 3:17 ). He is probably the same one as the signer of Nehemiah's covenant to obey God's law (Nehemiah 10:11 ) and could be the same as both 7. and 8. above. 10. Ancestor of chief Levite in Jerusalem in Nehemiah's day (Nehemiah 11:22 ). 11 . Priest one generation after the return from Exile (Nehemiah 12:21 ).
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Hashabiah
The estimation of the Lord
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Hashabiah
1. ("Regarded by Jehovah".) (1 Chronicles 6:15).
2. 1 Chronicles 9:14.
3. 1 Chronicles 25:3; 1 Chronicles 25:19.
4. 1 Chronicles 26:30, one of the Hebronites (a chief Levite family sprung from Hebron, Kohath's son). With 1,700 men he had charge of all business appertaining to the Lord's and to king David's service. Called "ruler of the Levites, son of Kemuel" (1 Chronicles 27:17).
5. 2 Chronicles 35:9.
6. Ezra 8:19.
7. Ezra 8:24.
8. Nehemiah 3:17.
9. Nehemiah 10:11; the "chief" (Nehemiah 12:24; Nehemiah 12:26).
10. Nehemiah 11:15.
11. Nehemiah 11:22.
12. Nehemiah 12:1; Nehemiah 12:10; Nehemiah 12:21-26.
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Hashabiah
HASHABIAH. 1. 2. Two Levites of the sons of Merari ( 1 Chronicles 6:45 ; 1 Chronicles 9:14 , Nehemiah 11:15 ). 3. One of the sons of Jeduthun ( 1 Chronicles 25:3 ). 4. A Hebronite ( 1 Chronicles 26:30 ). 5. The ‘ruler’ of the Levites ( 1 Chronicles 27:17 ). 6. A chief of the Levites in the time of Josiah ( 2 Chronicles 35:9 ); called in 1E Esther 1:9 Sabias . 7. One of the Levites who were induced to return under Ezra ( Ezra 8:19 ); called in 1Es 8:48 Asebias . 8. One of the twelve priests entrusted with the holy vessels ( Ezra 8:24 ); called in 1Es 8:54 Assamias . 9. The ‘ruler of half the district of Keilah,’ who helped to repair the wall ( Nehemiah 3:17 ), and sealed the covenant ( Nehemiah 10:11 ; Nehemiah 12:24 ; Nehemiah 12:26 ). 10. A Levite ( Nehemiah 11:22 ). 11. A priest ( Nehemiah 12:21 ). In all probability these eleven are not all distinct, but we have not sufficient data to enable us to effect the necessary reduction of the list.

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Sabias - SABIAS ( 1E Esther 1:9 ) = Hashabiah , 2 Chronicles 35:9
Kemuel - Levite, father of Hashabiah
Hashabneiah - It is possible that we ought to Identify this name with Hashabiah of Ezra 8:19 ; Ezra 8:24 , Nehemiah 10:11 ; Nehemiah 11:22 ; Nehemiah 12:24
Hebronites - On the west of the Jordan Hashabiah and his brethren, 1700 'men of valour,' were officers of Israel; and on the east, Jerijah and his brethren, 2700 'mighty men of valour,' were over the two and a half tribes
Kem'Uel - (Numbers 34:24 ) ...
A Levite, father of Hashabiah, prince of the tribe in the reign of David
Kemuel - The father of Hashabiah, a Levite during the time of David (1 Chronicles 27:17 )
Malchijah - Three of Ezra's contemporaries with foreign wives (Ezra 10:25 ,Ezra 10:25,10:31 ); some modern translations replace the second Malchijah in the Hebrew text of Ezra 10:25 with Hashabiah, the early Greek reading
Hashabiah - Hashabiah
Merari - Hervey (Smith's Dictionary) supposes Jeduthun the patronymic title of the house, Ethan the head in David's time, and that Jeduthnn was brother of an ancestor of Ethan before Hashabiah (1 Chronicles 6:45; 1 Chronicles 25:3; 1 Chronicles 25:19) and son of Hilkiah or Amaziah
Keilah - In Nehemiah 3:17-18 Hashabiah is "ruler of the half part (pelek ) of Keilah" and Bavai ruler of the other half part
Hebron - Also Hashabiah and 1,700 Hebronites were officers "in all the Lord's business and the king's service" on the W
Ezra - " He committed for safety the charge of the gold and silver to 12 priests and 12 Levites (Ezra 8:24 translated "I separated 12 of the chief priests in addition to Sherebiah, Hashabiah, and ten of their brethren with them": compare Ezra 8:18-19)