Meremoth

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

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Ezra 8:33

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Neh 3:4

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Neh 3:21

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Ezra 10:36

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Neh 10:5

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