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Gemariah


Gemari’ah (perfected by Jehovah).

1. Son of Shaphan the scribe, and father of Michaiah. He was one of the nobles of Judah, and had a chamber in the house of the Lord, from which Baruch read Jeremiah’s alarming prophecy in the ears of all the people, b.c. 606. Jer. 36.

2. Son of Hilkiah, was made the bearer of Jeremiah’s letter to the captive Jews. Jer. 29:3. (b.c. 594.)