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Mattithiah


Mattithi’ah (gift of God).

1. A Levite who presided over the offerings made in the pans. 1 Chron. 9:31; comp. Lev. 6:20 (12), etc.

2. One of the Levites appointed by David to minister before the ark in the musical service, 1 Chron. 16:5, “with harps upon Sheminith,” comp. 1 Chron. 15:21, to lead the choir. 1 Chron. 15:18, 21; 25:3, 21.

3. One of the family of Nebo who had married a foreign wife, in the days of Ezra. Ezra 10:43.

4. Probably a priest, who stood at the right hand of Ezra when he read the law to the people. Ezra 8:4.