Character Study on Jehudi

Character Study on Jehudi

1 Chronicles 4: And his wife Jehudijah bare Jered the father of Gedor, and Heber the father of Socho, and Jekuthiel the father of Zanoah. And these are the sons of Bithiah the daughter of Pharaoh, which Mered took.
Jeremiah 36: Therefore all the princes sent Jehudi the son of Nethaniah, the son of Shelemiah, the son of Cushi, unto Baruch, saying, Take in thine hand the roll wherein thou hast read in the ears of the people, and come. So Baruch the son of Neriah took the roll in his hand, and came unto them.
Jeremiah 36: So the king sent Jehudi to fetch the roll: and he took it out of Elishama the scribe's chamber. And Jehudi read it in the ears of the king, and in the ears of all the princes which stood beside the king.
Jeremiah 36: And it came to pass, that when Jehudi had read three or four leaves, he cut it with the penknife, and cast it into the fire that was on the hearth, until all the roll was consumed in the fire that was on the hearth.

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Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Jehudi
The princes' ready tool in fetching Baruch to read Jeremiah's (Jeremiah 36:14; Jeremiah 36:21-23) denunciations; then employed by Jehoiakim to bring and read the roll, which the king cut and burned. (See JEHOIAKIM.)

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Jehudi
Son of Nethaniah, and an attendant at the court of Jehoiakim. Jeremiah 36:14-23 .

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Jehudi
JEHUDI (generally = ‘a Jew,’ but appears to be a proper name in Jeremiah 36:14 ; Jeremiah 36:21 ; Jeremiah 36:23 ). An officer of Jehoiakim, at whose summons Baruch read to the princes of Judah the roll of Jeremiah’s prophecies, and who was afterwards himself employed to read the roll to the king.

The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary - Jehudi
The servant of Jehoiakim, king of Judah, (Jeremiah 36:14) His name signifies, the Lord is my praise.

Holman Bible Dictionary - Jehudi
(jih hyoo di') Personal name meaning, “Judean or Jewish.” Messenger for Jewish leaders calling Baruch to read Jeremiah's preaching to them and then messenger of the king to get the scroll so the king could read it. Jehudi read the scroll to King Jehoiakim and then cut it up and threw it into the fire about 604 B.C. Still, God preserved His prophetic word (Jeremiah 36:11-32 ).



Easton's Bible Dictionary - Jehudi
A Jew, son of Nethaniah. He was sent by the princes to invite Baruch to read Jeremiah's roll to them (Jeremiah 36:14,21 ).

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Jehud - Jehudi
Cushi - Ancestor of Jehudi
Jehudi - Jehudi (generally = ‘a Jew,’ but appears to be a proper name in Jeremiah 36:14 ; Jeremiah 36:21 ; Jeremiah 36:23 )
Nethaniah - Father of Jehudi
Nethani'ah - ) ... The father of Jehudi
Nethaniah - The father of Jehudi ( Jeremiah 36:14 )
Jehudi - Jehudi read the scroll to King Jehoiakim and then cut it up and threw it into the fire about 604 B
Shelemiah - Ancestor of Jehudi ( Jeremiah 36:14 )
Cushi, Cushite - It is borne by (1) the great-grandfather of Jehudi, the latter one of Jehoiakim’s courtiers ( Jeremiah 36:14 ); (2) the father of the prophet Zephaniah ( Zephaniah 1:1 )
Nethaniah - Father of Jehudi sent to Baruch by the princes of Jehoiakim (Jeremiah 36:14 )
Shelemi'ah - (Ezra 10:41 ) ... Ancestor of Jehudi in the time of Jehoiakim
Baruch - The latter sent Jehudi to fetch the book; which being brought, Jehoiakim commanded it to be read in his presence, and in the presence of his nobles who surrounded him. But Jehudi had not proceeded far before the king took the book, cut it with his secretary's penknife, and threw it into the fire, where it was consumed before their faces
Jehoiakim - On hearing of the roll, Jehoiakim sent Jehudi his ready tool to fetch it from Elishama the scribe's chamber; for sinners fleeing from God yet, by an involuntary instinct, seek to hear His words against them. Then, as often as Jehudi read three or four columns of the long roll, Jehoiakim cut the parts read consecutively, until all was destroyed
Jeremiah - ) In Jehoakim's (and see BARUCH; Jehudi