(whom Jehovah hears ).
- One of the captains of the forces who accompanied Hohanan ben-Kareah to pay his respects to Gedaliah at Mizpah, (2 Kings 25:23) and who appears afterwards to have assisted in recovering Ishmael’s prey from his clutches. Comp. (Jeremiah 41:11; 43:4,5) (B.C. 587.)
- Son of Shaphan. (Ezekiel 8:11) It is possible that he is identical with
- Son of Azur; one of the princes of the people against whom Ezekiel was directed to prophesy. (Ezekiel 11:1) (B.C. 593.)
- A Rechabite, son of Jeremiah. (Jeremiah 35:3) (B.C. 606.)
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Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Ja-azani’ah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary".