Holman Bible Dictionary
(jih ssi' uh) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh forgets.” Member of Saul's tribe of Benjamin who joined David at Ziklag as David fled before Saul (1 Chronicles 12:6 ). Modern translations read, Isshiah. A shortened form in Hebrew appears at 1 Chronicles 23:20 , a Levite; 1 Chronicles 7:3 , leader in tribe of Issachar; 1 Chronicles 24:21 , a Levite; 1 Chronicles 24:25 , another Levite; Ezra 10:31 , a man with a foreign wife. See Ishiah ; Isshiah ; Ishijah .