What does Semachiah mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
וּסְמַכְיָֽהוּ a Korahite Levite 1

Definitions Related to Semachiah


   1 a Korahite Levite, one of the sons of Shemaiah.
   Additional Information: Semachiah = “Jehovah has sustained”.

Frequency of Semachiah (original languages)

Frequency of Semachiah (English)


Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Semachiah
SEMACHIAH . A Korahite family of gatekeepers ( 1 Chronicles 26:7 ). Perhaps the same name should be substituted for Ismachiah in 2 Chronicles 31:13 .
Holman Bible Dictionary - Semachiah
(ssehm uh chi' uh) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh supports.” Levitical gatekeeper (1 Chronicles 26:7 ), described as a valiant man or warrior, possibly a title of honor for public service.
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Semachiah
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Semachiah
Son of Shemaiah, a son of Obed-edom. 1 Chronicles 26:7 .
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Semachiah
Joined to the Lord

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