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Definitions of Ja-azaniah

  1. ( whom Jehovah hears ). 1. One of the captains of the forces who accompanied Hohanan ben-Kareah to pay his respects to Gedaliah at Mizpah, ( 2 Kings 25:23 ) and who appears afterwards to have assisted in recovering Ishmaels prey from his clutches. Comp. ( Jeremiah 41:11 ; Jeremiah 43:4 Jeremiah 43:5 ) ( B.C. 587.) 2. Son of Shaphan. ( Ezekiel 8:11 ) It is possible that he is identical with 3. Son of Azur; one of the princes of the people against whom Ezekiel was directed to prophesy. ( Ezekiel 11:1 ) ( B.C. 593.) 4. A Rechabite, son of Jeremiah. ( Jeremiah 35:3 ) ( B.C. 606.)
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