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Lexicon :: Strong's H4641 - maʿăśêâ

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

מַעֲשֵׂיָה Maʻăsêyâh, mah-as-ay-yaw'; or מַעֲשֵׂיָהוּ Maʻăsêyâhûw; from H4639 and H3050; work of Jah; Maasejah, the name of sixteen Israelites:—Maaseiah.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x

The KJV translates Strong's H4641 in the following manner: Maaseiah (23x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x
The KJV translates Strong's H4641 in the following manner: Maaseiah (23x).
  1. Maaseiah = "work of Jehovah"

    1. a descendant of Jeshua who had taken a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

    2. a priest of the sons of Harim who had taken a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

    3. a priest of the sons of Pashur who had taken a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

    4. a descendant of Pahath-moab who had taken a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

    5. father of Azariah

    6. one who stood on the right hand of Ezra when he read the law to the people

    7. a Levite who assisted when Ezra read the law to the people

    8. one of the heads of the people whose descendants signed the covenant with Nehemiah

    9. a Benjamite ancestor of Sallu

    10. a priest who took part in the musical service at the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem under Ezra

    11. another priest who took part in the musical service at the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem under Ezra

    12. father of Zephaniah the prophet in the reign of Zedekiah

    13. father of Zedekiah the false prophet in the time of Jeremiah

    14. a Levite of the 2nd rank who David appointed to sound with psalteries on Alamoth

    15. son of Adaiah and one of the captains of hundreds in the reign of king Joash of Judah

    16. an officer of high rank in the reign of king Uzziah

    17. son of king Ahaz of Judah who was killed by Zichri in the invasion of Judah by king Pekah of Israel

    18. governor of Jerusalem in the reign of Josiah

    19. son of Shallum and a Levite of high rank in the reign of king Jehoiakim of Judah

    20. ancestor of Baruch and Seraiah and a priest

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מַעֲשֵׂיָה Maʻăsêyâh, mah-as-ay-yaw'; or מַעֲשֵׂיָהוּ Maʻăsêyâhûw; from H4639 and H3050; work of Jah; Maasejah, the name of sixteen Israelites:—Maaseiah.
מַעֲשֵׂיָהוּ, יָה-, מַעֲשַׂי proper name, masculine (work of י׳; compare proper name מעשיהו on Israel seal, ClGann, see Lzb315); — Μα(α)σσαια(ς), etc., Greek Version of the LXXB Ezra 10:21 Μασαηλ: —
1. priest, Jeremiah's time, מַעֲשֵׂיָה Jeremiah 21:1; Jeremiah 29:25; Jeremiah 37:3; perhaps Jeremiah 35:4 (יָהוּ -).
2. Jeremiah 29:21. מַעֲשֵׂיָהוּ
3. Levites:
4. officials:
5. sons of Ahaz 2 Chronicles 28:7.
6. Levite 1 Chronicles 6:25 reading מַעֲשֵׂיָה for MT בַּעֲשֵׂיָה which see, compare Kit. מַעֲשֵׂיָה of various post-exile men:
7. Nehemiah 3:23 (Μαδασηλ, A Μαασιου).
b. Nehemiah 10:26 [Nehemiah 10:25].
b. Ezra 10:21 Μασαηλ, Μασειας).
10. מַעֲשַׂי (van d. H. מַעְשַׂי) Μα(α)σαι(α), a priest [H4640 1 Chronicles 9:12].
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Chronicles

6:25; 15:18; 15:20

2 Chronicles

23:1; 26:11; 28:7; 34:8


10:18; 10:21; 10:21; 10:22; 10:30


3:23; 8:4; 8:7; 10:25; 11:5; 11:7; 12:41; 12:42


21:1; 29:21; 29:25; 35:4; 37:3


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4641 matches the Hebrew מַעֲשֵׂיָה (maʿăśêâ),
which occurs 23 times in 23 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:18 - and with them their relatives of the second rank, Zechariah, [fn]Ben, Jaaziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Unni, Eliab, Benaiah, Maaseiah, H4641 Mattithiah, Eliphelehu, Mikneiah, Obed-edom and Jeiel, the gatekeepers.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:20 - and Zechariah, Aziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Unni, Eliab, Maaseiah H4641 and Benaiah, with [fn]harps tuned to alamoth;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 23:1 - Now in the seventh year Jehoiada strengthened himself, and took captains of hundreds: Azariah the son of Jeroham, Ishmael the son of Johanan, Azariah the son of Obed, Maaseiah H4641 the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat the son of Zichri, and they entered into a covenant with him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:11 - Moreover, Uzziah had an army ready for battle, which [fn]entered combat by divisions according to the number of their muster, [fn]prepared by Jeiel the scribe and Maaseiah H4641 the official, under the direction of Hananiah, one of the king’s officers.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:7 - And Zichri, a mighty man of Ephraim, slew Maaseiah H4641 the king’s son and Azrikam the ruler of the house and Elkanah the second to the king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:8 - Now in the eighteenth year of his reign, when he had purged the land and the house, he sent Shaphan the son of Azaliah, and Maaseiah H4641 an official of the city, and Joah the son of Joahaz the recorder, to repair the house of the LORD his God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:18 - Among the sons of the priests who had married foreign wives were found of the sons of Jeshua the son of Jozadak, and his brothers: Maaseiah, H4641 Eliezer, Jarib and Gedaliah.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:21 - and of the sons of Harim: Maaseiah, H4641 Elijah, Shemaiah, Jehiel and Uzziah;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:22 - and of the sons of Pashhur: Elioenai, Maaseiah, H4641 Ishmael, Nethanel, Jozabad and Elasah.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:30 - and of the sons of Pahath-moab: Adna, Chelal, Benaiah, Maaseiah, H4641 Mattaniah, Bezalel, Binnui and Manasseh;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:23 - After [fn]them Benjamin and Hasshub carried out repairs in front of their house. After [fn]them Azariah the son of Maaseiah, H4641 son of Ananiah, carried out repairs beside his house.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:4 - Ezra the scribe stood at a wooden podium which they had made for the purpose. And beside him stood Mattithiah, Shema, Anaiah, Uriah, Hilkiah, and Maaseiah H4641 on his right hand; and Pedaiah, Mishael, Malchijah, Hashum, Hashbaddanah, Zechariah and Meshullam on his left hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:7 - Also Jeshua, Bani, Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodiah, Maaseiah, H4641 Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, the Levites, explained the law to the people while the people remained in their place.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 10:25 - Rehum, Hashabnah, Maaseiah, H4641
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:5 - and Maaseiah H4641 the son of Baruch, the son of Col-hozeh, the son of Hazaiah, the son of Adaiah, the son of Joiarib, the son of Zechariah, the son of the Shilonite.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:7 - Now these are the sons of Benjamin: Sallu the son of Meshullam, the son of Joed, the son of Pedaiah, the son of Kolaiah, the son of Maaseiah, H4641 the son of Ithiel, the son of Jeshaiah;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:41 - and the priests, Eliakim, Maaseiah, H4641 Miniamin, Micaiah, Elioenai, Zechariah and Hananiah, with the trumpets;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:42 - and Maaseiah, H4641 Shemaiah, Eleazar, Uzzi, Jehohanan, Malchijah, Elam and Ezer. And the singers [fn]sang, with Jezrahiah their leader,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 21:1 - The word which came to Jeremiah from the LORD when King Zedekiah sent to him Pashhur the son of Malchijah, and Zephaniah the priest, the son of Maaseiah, H4641 saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:21 - “Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, concerning Ahab the son of Kolaiah and concerning Zedekiah the son of Maaseiah, H4641 who are prophesying to you falsely in My name, ‘Behold, I will deliver them into the hand of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, and he will slay them before your eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:25 - “Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel, ‘Because you have sent letters in your own name to all the people who are in Jerusalem, and to Zephaniah the son of Maaseiah, H4641 the priest, and to all the priests, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 35:4 - and I brought them into the house of the LORD, into the chamber of the sons of Hanan the son of Igdaliah, the man of God, which was near the chamber of the officials, which was above the chamber of Maaseiah H4641 the son of Shallum, the doorkeeper.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 37:3 - Yet King Zedekiah sent Jehucal the son of Shelemiah, and Zephaniah the son of Maaseiah, H4641 the priest, to Jeremiah the prophet, saying, “Please pray to the LORD our God on our behalf.”

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