Jozabad (Joh´zuh-bad; Heb., “Yah[weh] is a gift” or “Yah[weh] has given”)

A shortened form of Jehozabad. 1 A Gederathite who joined David’s fighting men at Ziklag (1Chr 12:4). 2 One from the tribe of Manasseh who defected from Saul to join David (1Chr 12:20). 3 A Levite who helped oversee the collection of the Temple offerings during the reign of Hezekiah (2Chr 31:13). 4 A Levite leader who contributed animals for the Passover celebration during King Josiah’s reforms (2Chr 35:9). 5 A Levite who helped inventory the valuables brought back by the exiles who returned with Ezra (Ezra 8:33). 6 A member of the clan of Pashur who took a foreign wife (Ezra 10:22). 7 A Levite who took a foreign wife (Ezra 10:23). 8 One, probably a Levite, who helped explain to the people the law read by Ezra (Neh 8:7). 9 A Levite leader who helped supervise the rebuilding of the Temple following the return from the exile (Neh 11:16). He may be the same as 8 above.

1Chr 12:4

4Ishmaiah of Gibeon, a warrior among the Thirty and a leader over the Thirty; Jeremiah, Jahaziel, Johanan, Jozabad of Gederah,

1Chr 12:20

20As he went to Ziklag these Manassites deserted to him: Adnah, Jozabad, Jediael, Michael, Jozabad, Elihu, and Zillethai, chiefs of the thousands in Manasseh.

2Chr 31:13

13while Jehiel, Azaziah, Nahath, Asahel, Jerimoth, Jozabad, Eliel, Ismachiah, Mahath, and Benaiah were overseers assisting Conaniah and his brother Shimei, by t ... View more

2Chr 35:9

9Conaniah also, and his brothers Shemaiah and Nethanel, and Hashabiah and Jeiel and Jozabad, the chiefs of the Levites, gave to the Levites for the passover off ... View more

Ezra 8:33

33On the fourth day, within the house of our God, the silver, the gold, and the vessels were weighed into the hands of the priest Meremoth son of Uriah, and wit ... View more

Ezra 10:22

22Of the descendants of Pashhur: Elioenai, Maaseiah, Ishmael, Nethanel, Jozabad, and Elasah.

Ezra 10:23

23Of the Levites: Jozabad, Shimei, Kelaiah (that is, Kelita), Pethahiah, Judah, and Eliezer.

Neh 8:7

7Also Jeshua, Bani, Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodiah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, the Levites, helped the people to understan ... View more

Neh 11:16

16and Shabbethai and Jozabad, of the leaders of the Levites, who were over the outside work of the house of God;

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