Michaiah

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Michaiah definition


(1.) The queen-mother of King Abijah (2 Chr. 13:2). (See MAACAH ØT0002343 [4]). (2.) One of those sent out by Jehoshaphat to instruct the people in the law (2 Chr. 17:7). (3.) 2 Kings 22:12. (4.) The son of Gemariah. He reported to the king's officers Jeremiah's prediction, which he had heard Baruch read (Jer. 36:11, 13) from his father Gemariah's chamber in the temple. (5.) A Levite (Neh. 12:35). (6.) A priest (Neh. 12:41).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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