Meaning of ADAIAH in English
(adorned by Jehovah).
â Maternal grandfather of King Josiah, and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. (2 Kings 22:1) (B.C. 648.)
â A Levite of the Gershonite branch, and ancestor of Asaph. (1 Chronicles 6:41) In v. (1 Chronicles 6:21) Heb Isa called Iddo.
â A Benjamite, son of Shimhi, (1 Chronicles 8:21) who is apparently the same as Shema in v. (1 Chronicles 8:13)
â A priest, son of Jehoram. (1 Chronicles 9:12; Nehemiah 11:12)
â Ancestor of Maaseiah, one of the captains who supported Jehoiada. (2 Chronicles 23:1)
â One of the descendants of Bani, who had married a foreign wife after the return from Babylon. (Ezra 10:29) (B.C. 459).
â The descendant of another Bani, who had also taken a foreign wife. (Ezra 10:39)
â A man of Judah, of the line of Pharez. (Nehemiah 11:5)
Smith's Bible English dictionary. Английский библейский словарь Смита. 2012