(jay a' zih ehl) Variant form of Jaaziah, meaning, “God nourishes.” Levite and Temple musician (1 Chronicles 15:18), apparently appearing in a variant Hebrew spelling in
1 Chronicles 15:20 as one who played the psalter (1 Chronicles 15:20) or harp (NRSV, NAS, TEV) or lute (REB), or lyre (NIV). See Aziel.
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Butler, Trent C. Editor.. "Entry for 'JAAZIEL'". "Holman Bible Dictionary".