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Lexicon :: Strong's H475 - 'elyāšîḇ

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

אֶלְיָשִׁיב ʼElyâshîyb, el-yaw-sheeb'; from H410 and H7725; God will restore; Eljashib, the name of six Israelites:—Eliashib.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H475 in the following manner: Eliashib (17x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H475 in the following manner: Eliashib (17x).
  1. Eliashib = "God restores"

    1. a priest in David's reign

    2. a descendant of David

    3. a high priest in Nehemiah's time

    4. a temple singer with foreign wife

    5. one of the line of Zattu

    6. one of the line of Bani

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֶלְיָשִׁיב ʼElyâshîyb, el-yaw-sheeb'; from H410 and H7725; God will restore; Eljashib, the name of six Israelites:—Eliashib.
STRONGS H475: Abbreviations
אֶלְיָשִׁיב proper name, masculine (God restores, compare NesEg 194 & Sabean תֿובאל DHMZMG 1883, 16)
a. a descendant of David 1 Chronicles 3:24.
b. priest of David's time 1 Chronicles 24:12.
c. high priest of Nehemiah's time Ezra 10:6; Nehemiah 3:1, 20, 21 (twice in verse); Nehemiah 12:10 (twice in verse); Nehemiah 12:12, 23; Nehemiah 13:4, 7, 28.
d. a singer Ezra 10:24.
e. one of the line of Zattu Ezra 10:27. feminine one of the line of Bani Ezra 10:36.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Chronicles

3:24; 24:12


10:6; 10:24; 10:27; 10:36


3:1; 3:20; 3:21; 12:10; 12:12; 12:23; 13:4; 13:7; 13:28


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H475 matches the Hebrew אֶלְיָשִׁיב ('elyāšîḇ),
which occurs 17 times in 15 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:24 - The sons of Elioenai were Hodaviah, Eliashib, H475 Pelaiah, Akkub, Johanan, Delaiah and Anani, seven.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:12 - the eleventh for Eliashib, H475 the twelfth for Jakim,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:6 - Then Ezra rose from before the house of God and went into the chamber of Jehohanan the son of Eliashib. H475 Although he went there, he did not eat bread nor drink water, for he was mourning over the unfaithfulness of the exiles.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:24 - Of the singers there was Eliashib; H475 and of the gatekeepers: Shallum, Telem and Uri.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:27 - and of the sons of Zattu: Elioenai, Eliashib, H475 Mattaniah, Jeremoth, Zabad and Aziza;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:36 - Vaniah, Meremoth, Eliashib, H475
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:1 - Then Eliashib H475 the high priest arose with his brothers the priests and built the Sheep Gate; they consecrated it and hung its doors. They consecrated [fn]the wall to the Tower of the Hundred and the Tower of Hananel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:20 - After him Baruch the son of Zabbai zealously repaired another section, from the Angle to the doorway of the house of Eliashib H475 the high priest.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:21 - After him Meremoth the son of Uriah the son of Hakkoz repaired another section, from the doorway of Eliashib’s H475 house even as far as the end of [fn]his house.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:10 - Jeshua [fn]became the father of Joiakim, and Joiakim [fn]became the father of Eliashib, H475 and Eliashib H475 [fn]became the father of Joiada,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:22 - As for the Levites, the heads of fathers’ households were registered in the days of Eliashib, H475 Joiada, and Johanan and Jaddua; so were the priests in the reign of Darius the Persian.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:23 - The sons of Levi, the heads of fathers’ households, were registered in the Book of the Chronicles up to the days of Johanan the son of Eliashib. H475
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:4 - Now prior to this, Eliashib H475 the priest, who was appointed over the chambers of the house of our God, being [fn]related to Tobiah,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:7 - and I came to Jerusalem and [fn]learned about the evil that Eliashib H475 had done for Tobiah, by preparing a [fn]room for him in the courts of the house of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:28 - Even one of the sons of Joiada, the son of Eliashib H475 the high priest, was a son-in-law of Sanballat the Horonite, so I drove him away from me.
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