Character Study on Jechonias

Character Study on Jechonias

Matthew 1: And Josias begat Jechonias and his brethren, about the time they were carried away to Babylon:
Matthew 1: And after they were brought to Babylon, Jechonias begat Salathiel; and Salathiel begat Zorobabel;

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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Jechonias
JECHONIAS. 1. The Gr. form of the name of king Jeconiah , employed by the English translators in the books rendered from the Greek (Ad. Est 11:4, Bar 1:3 ; Bar 1:9 ); called in Matthew 1:11 f. Jechoniah . 2. 1Es 8:92 = Ezra 10:2 Sam hecaniah .

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Jechonias

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Jeconiah - Its Greek form is Jechonias
Jechonias - Jechonias
Shecaniah - A contemporary of Ezra ( Ezra 10:2 [ 1Es 8:92 Jechonias])
Jehoiachin - He is also called CONIAH in Jeremiah 22:24,28 ; Jeremiah 37:1 , and Jechonias in Matthew 1:11,12
Jehoiachin - In 1Es 1:43 he is called Joakim , in Bar 1:3 ; Bar 1:9 Jechonias , and in Matthew 1:11-12 Jechoniah
Jehoiachin - "Josias begat Jechonias and his brethren about the time they were carried away to Babylon," fixing his birth to the time of Nebuchadnezzar's invasion (2 Kings 24:1), namely, three years after Jehoiakim's accession, and eight before his reign ended and Jehoiachin succeeded; but Matthew's language hardly justifies this; Jeremiah's language implies Jehoiachin was a "man," and capable of having a "child" (2 Kings 22:28; 2 Kings 22:30). ... So "Jechonias (it is said Matthew 1:12) begat Salathiel," i
Zerubbabel - Matthew deduces his line from Jechonias and Solomon, Luke deduces it through Neri and Nathan, because Zerubbabel was the legal successor and heir of Jeconiah's royalty and at the same time the grandson of Neri and lineal descendant of Nathan the son of David