Jeshaiah (Ji-shay´yuh; Heb., “Yah[weh] saves” or “Yah[weh] is salvation”)

1 A Judahite, the grandson of Zerubbabel and in the royal lineage of the kings of Judah (1Chr 3:21). 2 A levitical musician of the clan of Jeduthun; head of the eighth course of musicians (1Chr 25:3; 1Chr 25:15). 3 A Levite who shared the responsibility of keeping the Temple treasures (1Chr 26:25). 4 The son of Athaliah; a leader of the clan of Elam who returned from the Babylonian captivity with Ezra (Ezra 8:7). 5 A Levite of the Merarite clan who joined Ezra at the Ahava River to return to Jerusalem from Babylon (Ezra 8:19). 6 A descendant of Benjamin (Neh 11:7).

1Chr 3:21

21The sons of Hananiah: Pelatiah and Jeshaiah, his son Rephaiah, his son Arnan, his son Obadiah, his son Shecaniah.

1Chr 25:3

3Of Jeduthun, the sons of Jeduthun: Gedaliah, Zeri, Jeshaiah, Shimei, Hashabiah, and Mattithiah, six, under the direction of their father Jeduthun, who prophesi ... View more

1Chr 25:15

15the eighth to Jeshaiah, his sons and his brothers, twelve;

1Chr 26:25

25His brothers: from Eliezer were his son Rehabiah, his son Jeshaiah, his son Joram, his son Zichri, and his son Shelomoth.

Ezra 8:7

7Of the descendants of Elam, Jeshaiah son of Athaliah, and with him seventy males.

Ezra 8:19

19also Hashabiah and with him Jeshaiah of the descendants of Merari, with his kin and their sons, twenty;

Neh 11:7

7And these are the Benjaminites: Sallu son of Meshullam son of Joed son of Pedaiah son of Kolaiah son of Maaseiah son of Ithiel son of Jeshaiah.

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