Meremoth (Mair´uh-moth)

A name occurring several times in postexilic writings. It is difficult to tell whether these are references to different people or to the same person. 1 A Levite who returned from the Babylonian captivity with Zerubbabel (Neh 12:3). 2 A Levite, the son of Uriah the priest; he inventoried the valuables brought back by exiles returning with Ezra (Ezra 8:33) and helped repair the walls of Jerusalem under Nehemiah (Neh 3:4; Neh 3:21). 3 A member of the clan of Bani who took a foreign wife (Ezra 10:36). 4 One who signed the covenant to keep the law (Neh 10:5).

Neh 12:3

3Shecaniah, Rehum, Meremoth,

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

Neh 3:4

4Next to them Meremoth son of Uriah son of Hakkoz made repairs. Next to them Meshullam son of Berechiah son of Meshezabel made repairs. Next to them Zadok son o ... View more

Neh 3:21

21After him Meremoth son of Uriah son of Hakkoz repaired another section from the door of the house of Eliashib to the end of the house of Eliashib.

Ezra 10:36

36Vaniah, Meremoth, Eliashib,

Neh 10:5

5Harim, Meremoth, Obadiah,

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