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Meaning: gift of Jehovah
The name of five biblical men…
A son of Asahel, Joab's brother (1 Chronicles 27:7).
A Levite who took part as one of the teachers in the system of national education instituted by Jehoshaphat (2 Chronicles 17:7, 8).
The son of Ishmael, “the ruler of the house of Judah in all the king's matters” (2 Chronicles 19:8-11).
A son of Beriah (1 Chronicles 8:15).
A Korhite porter of the Lord's house (1 Chronicles 26:2).
Three or four others of this name are also mentioned.