Easton’s Bible Dictionary

Jehiel : God's living one.

  1. The father of Gibeon (1 Chronicles 9:35).
  2. One of David's guard (1 Chronicles 11:44).
  3. One of the Levites "of the second degree," appointed to conduct the music on the occasion of the ark's being removed to Jerusalem (1 Chronicles 15:18,20).
  4. A Hachmonite, a tutor in the family of David toward the close of his reign (1 Chronicles 27:32).
  5. The second of Jehoshaphat's six sons (2 Chronicles 21:2).
  6. One of the Levites of the family of Heman who assisted Hezekiah in his work of reformation (2 Chronicles 29:14).
  7. A "prince" and "ruler of the house of God" who contributed liberally to the renewal of the temple sacrifices under Josiah (2 Chronicles 35:8).
  8. The father of Obadiah (Ezra 8:9).
  9. One of the "sons" of Elam (Ezra 10:26).
  10. Ezra 10:21.
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