Nethaniah (Neth´uh-ni´uh; Heb., “God gives”)

1 The father of the Ishmael who first joined, then attacked and killed, Gedaliah, the ruler of Judah appointed by Babylonia (2Kgs 25:23; 2Kgs 25:25; Jer 40:8-41:18). 2 A Temple musician, the son of Asaph (1Chr 25:2; 1Chr 25:12). 3 A Levite sent by King Jehoshaphat to teach in Judah (2Chr 17:8). 4 The father of Jehudi, a messenger for Jeremiah (Jer 36:14).

2Kgs 25:23

23Now when all the captains of the forces and their men heard that the king of Babylon had appointed Gedaliah as governor, they came with their men to Gedaliah ... View more

2Kgs 25:25

25But in the seventh month, Ishmael son of Nethaniah son of Elishama, of the royal family, came with ten men; they struck down Gedaliah so that he died, along w ... View more

Jer 40:8-41:18

8they went to Gedaliah at Mizpah—Ishmael son of Nethaniah, Johanan son of Kareah, Seraiah son of Tanhumeth, the sons of Ephai the Netophathite, Jezaniah son of ... View more

1Chr 25:2

2Of the sons of Asaph: Zaccur, Joseph, Nethaniah, and Asarelah, sons of Asaph, under the direction of Asaph, who prophesied under the direction of the king.

1Chr 25:12

12the fifth to Nethaniah, his sons and his brothers, twelve;

2Chr 17:8

8With them were the Levites, Shemaiah, Nethaniah, Zebadiah, Asahel, Shemiramoth, Jehonathan, Adonijah, Tobijah, and Tob-adonijah; and with these Levites, the pr ... View more

Jer 36:14

14Then all the officials sent Jehudi son of Nethaniah son of Shelemiah son of Cushi to say to Baruch, “Bring the scroll that you read in the hearing of the peop ... View more

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