Jozabad in Smiths Bible Dictionary

(Jehovah justifies). 1. A captain of the thousands of Manasseh, who deserted to David before the battle of Gilboa. 1Ch 12:20 (B.C. 1053.) 2. A hero of Manasseh, like the preceding. 1Ch 12:20 3. A Levite in the reign of Hezekiah. 2Ch 31:13 (B.C. 726.) 4. A chief Levite in the reign of Josiah. 2Ch 35:9 5. A Levite, son of Jeshua, in the days of Ezra. Ezr 8:33 (B.C. 459.) Probably identical with No. 7. 6. A priest of the sons of Pashur, who had married a foreign wife. Ezr 10:22 7. A Levite among those who returned with Ezra and had married foreign wives. He is probably identical with Jozabad the Levite, Ne 8:7 and with Jozabad who presided over the outer work of the temple. Ne 11:16 (B.C. 459.)

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