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Pedaiah

Meaning: redemption of the Lord

This was the name of seven biblical men:

  1. The father of Zebudah, who was the wife of Josiah and mother of king Jehoiakim (2 Kings 23:36).

  2. The father of Zerubbabel (1 Chr. 3:17-19).

  3. The father of Joel, ruler of the half-tribe of Manasseh (1 Chr. 27:20).

  4. Neh. 3:25.

  5. A Levite (8:4).

  6. A Benjamite (11:7).

  7. A Levite (13:13).