What does Pelatiah mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
פְּלַטְיָ֣ה son of Hananiah and grandson of Zerubbabel. 1
וּפְלַטְיָ֡ה son of Hananiah and grandson of Zerubbabel. 1
פְּלַטְיָ֥הוּ son of Hananiah and grandson of Zerubbabel. 1
וּפְלַטְיָ֥הוּ son of Hananiah and grandson of Zerubbabel. 1
פְּלַטְיָ֥ה son of Hananiah and grandson of Zerubbabel. 1

Definitions Related to Pelatiah

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   1 son of Hananiah and grandson of Zerubbabel.
   2 a Simeonite in the days of king Hezekiah of Judah who was one of the captains of 500 men who defeated the Amalekites who had escaped.
   3 one of the heads of the people who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah.
   4 son of Benaiah and one of the princes of the people against whom Ezekiel was ordered to prophesy doom.
   Additional Information: Pelatiah = “Jehovah delivers”.
   

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Dictionary

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Pelatiah
Deliverance of the Lord.
A son of Hananiah and grandson of Zerubbabel (1 Chronicles 3:21 ).
A captain of "the sons of Simeon" (4:42).
Nehemiah 10:22 .
One of the twenty-five princes of the people against whom Ezekiel prophesied on account of their wicked counsel (Ezekiel 11:1-13 ).
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Pelatiah
Let the Lord deliver; deliverance of the Lord
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Pelatiah
1. Son of Hananiah, a descendant of David. 1 Chronicles 3:21 .
2. Captain in the tribe of Simeon when they smote the Amalekites. 1 Chronicles 4:42 .
3. One who sealed the covenant. Nehemiah 10:22 .
4. One seen in a vision by Ezekiel, described as son of Benaiah, and who devised mischief and gave wicked counsel in the city, He died when Ezekiel prophesied. Ezekiel 11:1,13 .
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Pelatiah
1. 1 Chronicles 3:21.
2. 1 Chronicles 4:42.
3. Nehemiah 10:22.
4. One of the 25 princes; ringleader of the scorners "devising mischief." Like Ananias (Acts 5:5) stricken dead; an earnest of the destruction of the rest, as Ezekiel foretold (Ezekiel 11:1-13). The prophet fell on his face thereupon saying, "Ah! Lord God! wilt Thou make a full end of the remnant of Israel?" The people regarded Pelatiah as a mainstay of the city. His name suggested hope, from paalat "to escape," or Υah pileet , "God delivers." Is that hope to be disappointed? asks Ezekiel; is his death a token that all, even the remnant, shall be destroyed?
Holman Bible Dictionary - Pelatiah
(pehl uh ti' uh) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh delivers.” 1. Descendant of David (1 Chronicles 3:21 ). 2 . One of the Simeonites dehystroying the remaining Amalekites at Mount Seir (1 Chronicles 4:42 ). 2 . Judean prince who offered “wicked counsel,” perhaps appealing to Egypt for help in a revolt against the Babylonians (Ezekiel 11:1 ,Ezekiel 11:1,11:13 ; compare Jeremiah 27:1-3 ; Jeremiah 37:5 ,Jeremiah 37:5,37:7 ,Jeremiah 37:7,37:11 ). 4 . Witness to Nehemiah's covenant (Nehemiah 10:22 ).
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Pelatiah
PELATIAH. 1. A ‘prince of the people’ ( Ezekiel 11:1 ); he died as the prophet delivered his message ( Ezekiel 11:13 ). It is difficult to decide whether Pelatiah’s death is to be understood as actual or merely symbolical. 2. A grandson of Zerubbabel ( 1 Chronicles 3:21 ). 3. A Simeonite ( 1 Chronicles 4:42 ). 4. A signatory to the covenant ( Nehemiah 10:22 ).
The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary - Pelatiah
Son of Hananiah. (1 Chronicles 4:42) There was another of this name in the days of Ezekiel, (Ezekiel 11:1). Derived from Palat, to deliver—and Jah, the Lord.

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Jesa'Iah -
Son of Hananiah, brother of Pelatiah and grandson of Zerubbabel
Pelatiah - Pelatiah. It is difficult to decide whether Pelatiah’s death is to be understood as actual or merely symbolical
Pelatiah - The prophet fell on his face thereupon saying, "Ah! Lord God! wilt Thou make a full end of the remnant of Israel?" The people regarded Pelatiah as a mainstay of the city
Benaiah - Father of Pelatiah, prince of Judah
Benaiah - In Ezekiel 11:1 , the father of Pelatiah
Bena'Iah - (Ezra 10:25,30,35,43 ) ...
The father of Pelatiah
Benaiah - Father of Pelatiah, a prince of the people, who gave presumptuous counsel against Ezekiel's inspired warnings, and was visited with death (Ezekiel 11)
Chronicles, Books of the - But there is a break in the genealogy in the middle of 1 Chronicles 3:21 : "the sons of Hananiah; Pelatiah, and Jesaiah" closes one list; and what follows is a separate list, and may have run parallel with the other