Adaiah

(adorned by Jehovah).
1. Maternal grandfather of King Josiah, and native of Boscath in the lowlands of Judah. #2Ki 22:1| (B.C. 648.)
2. A Levite of the Gershonite branch, and ancestor of Asaph. #1Ch 6:41| In v. #1Ch 6:21| Heb Isa called IDDO.
3. A Benjamite, son of Shimhi, #1Ch 8:21| who is apparently the same as Shema in v. #1Ch 8:13|
4. A priest, son of Jehoram. #1Ch 9:12; Ne 11:12|
5. Ancestor of Maaseiah, one of the captains who supported Jehoiada. #2Ch 23:1|
6. One of the descendants of Bani, who had married a foreign wife after the return from Babylon. #Ezr 10:29| (B.C. 459).
7. The descendant of another Bani, who had also taken a foreign wife. #Ezr 10:39|
8. A man of Judah, of the line of Pharez. #Ne 11:5|