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Nethaneel, Nathanel

Meaning: given of God

This was the name of several Biblical men.

  1. The son of Zuar, chief of the tribe of Issachar at the Exodus (Num. 1:8; 2:5).

  2. one of David's brothers (1 Chronicles 2:14)

  3. A priest who blew the trumpet before the ark of the covenant when it was brought up to Jerusalem (1 Chr. 15:24).

  4. A Levite (1 Chr. 24:6).

  5. A temple porter, of the family of the Korhites (1 Chr. 26:4).

  6. One of the “princes” appointed by Jehoshaphat to teach the law through the cities of Judah (2 Chr. 17:7).

  7. A chief Levite in the time of Josiah (2 Chr. 35:9).

  8. Ezra 10:22.

  9. Neh. 12:21.

  10. A priest's son who bore a trumpet at the dedication of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 12:36).