What does Reelaiah mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
רְֽעֵלָיָ֜ה one who returned from exile with Zerubbabel. 1

Definitions Related to Reelaiah


   1 one who returned from exile with Zerubbabel.
      1a also ‘Raamiah’.
      Additional Information: Reelaiah = “bearer of Jehovah”.

Frequency of Reelaiah (original languages)

Frequency of Reelaiah (English)


Holman Bible Dictionary - Reelaiah
(ree' ehl i' uh) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh has caused trembling.” Exile who returned with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:2 ); identical to Raamaiah (Nehemiah 7:7 ).
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Reelaiah
Ezra 2:2; Raamiah in Nehemiah 7:7.
The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary - Reelaiah
One of the priests which returned to Jerusalem from the captivity of Babylon, Ezra 2:2. Probably the name is derived from Rahal; astonishment-and Jah, the Lord.
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Reelaiah
Shepherd or companion to the Lord
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Reelaiah
One who returned from exile. Ezra 2:2 . Apparently the same as RAAMIAH in Nehemiah 7:7 .

Sentence search

Raamiah - See Reelaiah
Raamiah - Variant form of Reelaiah (Ezra 2:2 )
Raamiah - Thunder of the Lord, one of the princes who returned from the Exile (Nehemiah 7:7 ); called also Reelaiah (Ezra 2:2 )
Raamiah - One of the twelve chiefs who returned with Zerubbabel ( Nehemiah 7:7 = Ezra 2:2 [1], Esther 5:8 Esther 5:8 [2] )
ra-Ami'ah - ( Nehemiah 7:7 ) In (Ezra 2:2 ) he is called Reelaiah
Reelias - REELIAS , Esther 5:8 Esther 5:8 , corresponds in position to Bigvai in Ezra 2:2 , Nehemiah 7:7 ; the form of the name may be due to a duplication of Reelaiah in the same verse of Ezra