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Uzziel


Uzzi’el (my strength is God).

1. Fourth son of Kohath, father of Mishael, Elzaphan, or Elizaphan and Zithri, and uncle to Aaron. Ex. 6:18, 22; Lev. 10:4. (b.c. before 1491.)

2. A Simeonite captain, son of Ishi, in the days of Hezekiah. 1 Chron. 4:42.

3. Head of a Benjamite house, of the sons of Bela. 1 Chron. 7:7. (b.c. 1706.)

4. A musician, of the sons of Heman, in David’s reign. 1 Chron. 25:4.

5. A Levite, of the sons of Jeduthun, in the days of Hezekiah. 2 Chron. 29:14, 18. (b.c. 726.)

6. Son of Harhaiah, probably a priest in the days of Nehemiah, who took part in repairing the wall. Neh. 3:8. (b.c. 446.) He is described as “of the goldsmiths,” i.e., of those priests whose hereditary office it was to repair or make the sacred vessels.