Eastons Bible Dictionary
—gift of Jehovah.
A Levite, son of Heman, the chief of the ninth class of temple singers (1 Chr. 25:4,
A Levite who assisted in purifying the temple at the reformation under Hezekiah (2 Chr. 29:13).
The original name of Zedekiah (q.v.),
the last of the kings of Judah (2 Kings 24:17).
He was the third son of Josiah, who fell at Megiddo. He succeeded his nephew Jehoiakin.