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Eliashib


Eli’ashib (whom God restores).

1. A priest in the time of King David, eleventh in the order of the “governors” of the sanctuary. 1 Chron. 24:12.

2. One of the latest descendants of the royal family of Judah. 1 Chron. 3:24.

3. High priest at Jerusalem at the time of the rebuilding of the walls under Nehemiah. Neh. 3:1, 20, 21. (b.c. 446.)

4. A singer in the time of Ezra who had married a foreign wife. Ezra 10:24.

5. A son of Zattu, Ezra 10:27, and

6. A son of Bani, Ezra 10:36, both of whom had transgressed in the same manner. (b.c. 458.)