Maaseiah in Easton's Bible Dictionary
the work of Jehovah. (1.) One of the Levites whom David
appointed as porter for the ark (1 Chr. 15:18, 20).
(2.) One of the "captains of hundreds" associated
Jehoiada in restoring king Jehoash to the throne (2
(3.) The "king's son," probably one of the sons of
killed by Zichri in the invasion of Judah by Pekah,
Israel (2 Chr. 28:7).
(4.) One who was sent by king Josiah to repair the
Chr. 34:8). He was governor (Heb. sar, rendered
elsewhere in the
Authorized Version "prince," "chief captain," chief
(5.) The father of the priest Zephaniah (Jer. 21:1;
(6.) The father of the false prophet Zedekiah (Jer.
Maase'iah, refuge is Jehovah, a priest, the father
(Jer. 32:12; 51:59).