Fausset's Bible Dictionary
Nehemiah 12:5; Ezra 10:34.
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
MAADIAH. A priestly family which returned with Zerubbabel ( Nehemiah 12:5 ); called in Nehemiah 12:17 Moadiah .
Holman Bible Dictionary
(may uh di' uh) Personal name of uncertain meaning (perhaps “Yah assembles,” “Yahu promises,” or “Yah adorns.”). A priest who returned from Exile with Zerubbabel (Nehemiah 12:5 ). He is perhaps the same as Moadiah (Nehemiah 12:17 ) or Maaziah (Nehemiah 10:8 ).
Morrish Bible Dictionary
Priest who returned from exile. Nehemiah 12:5 . Probably the same as MOADIAH in Nehemiah 12:17 .
Hitchcock's Bible Names
Pleasantness; the testimony of the Lord
Moadiah - See Maadiah
mo-Adi'ah - (Nehemiah 12:17 ) Elsewhere Nehe 12:5 Called Maadiah
Maadiah - Maadiah
Moadiah - Probably the same as Maadiah in Nehemiah 12:5
Pil'ta-i, - (my deliverances ), the representative of the priestly house of Moadiah or Maadiah, in the time of Joiakim the son of Jeshua
Moadiah - ” Priestly clan in the time of the high priest Joiakim (Nehemiah 12:17 ), perhaps to be identified with Maadiah (Nehemiah 12:5 )