And next unto them repaired Meremoth the son of Urijah, the son of Koz. And next unto them repaired Meshullam the son of Berechiah, the son of Meshezabeel. And next unto them repaired Zadok the son of Baana.
And Pethahiah the son of Meshezabeel, of the children of Zerah the son of Judah, was
at the king's hand in all matters concerning the people.
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. Nehemiah 3:4.
2. Nehemiah 10:21.
3. Nehemiah 11:24.
Holman Bible Dictionary
(mih sshehz' uh beel) KJV form of Meshezabel, a personal name meaning, “God delivers.” 1. Ancestor of one of those working on the wall (Nehemiah 3:4 ). 2 . One of the chiefs of the people witnessing Ezra's covenant renewal (Nehemiah 10:21 ). 3 . Member of the tribe of Judah (Nehemiah 11:24 ). All three are perhaps the same individual.
Morrish Bible Dictionary
1. Grandfather of Meshullam who helped to rebuild the wall of Jerusalem. Nehemiah 3:4 .
2. One who sealed the covenant. Nehemiah 10:21 .
3. Father of Pethahiah. Nehemiah 11:24 .
Pethahiah - Son of Meshezabeel, a descendant of Judah: he was at the king of Persia's hand 'in all matters concerning the people
Pethahi'ah - ) ...
The son of Meshezabeel, and descendant of Zerah