Character Study on Mahath

Character Study on Mahath

1 Chronicles 6: The son of Zuph, the son of Elkanah, the son of Mahath, the son of Amasai,
2 Chronicles 29: Then the Levites arose, Mahath the son of Amasai, and Joel the son of Azariah, of the sons of the Kohathites: and of the sons of Merari, Kish the son of Abdi, and Azariah the son of Jehalelel: and of the Gershonites; Joah the son of Zimmah, and Eden the son of Joah:
2 Chronicles 31: And Jehiel, and Azaziah, and Nahath, and Asahel, and Jerimoth, and Jozabad, and Eliel, and Ismachiah, and Mahath, and Benaiah, were overseers under the hand of Cononiah and Shimei his brother, at the commandment of Hezekiah the king, and Azariah the ruler of the house of God.

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Easton's Bible Dictionary - Mahath
Grasping.
A Kohathite Levite, father of Elkanah (1 Chronicles 6:35 ).



Another Kohathite Levite, of the time of Hezekiah (2 Chronicles 29:12 ).


Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Mahath
1. 1 Chronicles 6:35.

2. 2 Chronicles 31:13.

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Mahath
MAHATH. 1. The eponym of a Kohathite family ( 1 Chronicles 6:35 , 2 Chronicles 29:12 ); perhaps to be identified with Ahimoth of 1 Chronicles 6:25 . 1 Chronicles 6:2 . A Levite in the time of Hezekiah ( 2 Chronicles 31:13 ).

Holman Bible Dictionary - Mahath
(may' hath) Personal name meaning, “tough.” 1. Levite of the Kohathite clan (1 Chronicles 6:35 ). 2 . Levite assisting in Hezekiah's reforms (2 Chronicles 29:12 ; 2 Chronicles 31:13 ). Both Mahaths are perhaps the same individual. The second may be the Ahimoth of 1 Chronicles 6:25 .



Morrish Bible Dictionary - Mahath
1. Son of Amasai, a Kohathite. 1 Chronicles 6:35 .

2. Son of Amasai, a Kohathite, in the time of Hezekiah. 2 Chronicles 29:12 ; 2 Chronicles 31:13 .

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Mahath
Same as Maath
Holman Bible Dictionary - Mahath
(may' hath) Personal name meaning, “tough.” 1. Levite of the Kohathite clan (1 Chronicles 6:35 ). 2 . Levite assisting in Hezekiah's reforms (2 Chronicles 29:12 ; 2 Chronicles 31:13 ). Both Mahaths are perhaps the same individual. The second may be the Ahimoth of 1 Chronicles 6:25 .



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Ahimoth - For Ahimoth stands Mahath in 1 Chronicles 6:35, as in Luke 3:26
Ahi'Moth - (1 Chronicles 6:35 ) for Ahimoth we find Mahath , as in (Luke 3:26 )
Mahath - Mahath
Amasai - The father of Mahath
Amasa'i, - (burdensome )
A Kohathite, father of Mahath and ancestor of Samuel (1 Chronicles 6:25,35 ) ... Chief of the captains of Judah and Benjamin, who deserted to David while an outlaw at Ziklag
Amasai - Levite, father of Mahath, who helped purify the Temple under Hezekiah (2 Chronicles 29:12 )
el'Kanah, -
Son, or rather grandson, see (1 Chronicles 6:22,23 ) ( 1 Chronicles 6:7,8 ) of Korah, according to ( Exodus 6:24 ) ... A descendant of the above in the line of Ahimoth, otherwise Mahath, (1 Chronicles 6;26,35 ; Hebr 11:20 ... Another Kohathite Levite, father of Samuel the illustrious judge and prophet
Elkanah - A descendant of the previous Elkanah, in the line of Ahimoth or Mahath (1 Chronicles 6:26; 1 Chronicles 6:35)
Kohathites - Mahath and Joel of the Kohathites helped in the purification of Israel's worship during the time of Hezekiah (2 Chronicles 29:12 )