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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.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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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, Pelaiah, Akkub, Johanan, Delaiah, and Anani—seven in all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:12 - The eleventh lot fell to Eliashib.
The twelfth lot fell to Jakim.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:6 - Then Ezra left the front of the Temple of God and went to the room of Jehohanan son of Eliashib. He spent the night[fn] there without eating or drinking anything. He was still in mourning because of the unfaithfulness of the returned exiles.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:24 - This is the singer who was guilty: Eliashib. These are the gatekeepers who were guilty: Shallum, Telem, and Uri.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:27 - From the family of Zattu: Elioenai, Eliashib, Mattaniah, Jeremoth, Zabad, and Aziza.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:36 - Vaniah, Meremoth, Eliashib,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:1 - Then Eliashib the high priest and the other priests started to rebuild at the Sheep Gate. They dedicated it and set up its doors, building the wall as far as the Tower of the Hundred, which they dedicated, and the Tower of Hananel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:20 - Next to him was Baruch son of Zabbai, who zealously repaired an additional section from the angle to the door of the house of Eliashib the high priest.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:21 - Meremoth son of Uriah and grandson of Hakkoz rebuilt another section of the wall extending from the door of Eliashib’s house to the end of the house.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:10 - Jeshua the high priest was the father of Joiakim.
Joiakim was the father of Eliashib.
Eliashib was the father of Joiada.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:22 - A record of the Levite families was kept during the years when Eliashib, Joiada, Johanan, and Jaddua served as high priest. Another record of the priests was kept during the reign of Darius the Persian.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:23 - A record of the heads of the Levite families was kept in The Book of History down to the days of Johanan, the grandson[fn] of Eliashib.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:4 - Before this had happened, Eliashib the priest, who had been appointed as supervisor of the storerooms of the Temple of our God and who was also a relative of Tobiah,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:7 - When I arrived back in Jerusalem, I learned about Eliashib’s evil deed in providing Tobiah with a room in the courtyards of the Temple of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 13:28 - One of the sons of Joiada son of Eliashib the high priest had married a daughter of Sanballat the Horonite, so I banished him from my presence.
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