7935. Shekanyah or Shekanyahu
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Shekanyah or Shekanyahu: "Yah has taken up His abode," the name of several Israelites
Original Word: שְׁכַנְיָה
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Transliteration: Shekanyah or Shekanyahu
Phonetic Spelling: (shek-an-yaw')
Short Definition: Shecaniah

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from shakan and Yah
"Yah has taken up His abode," the name of several Isr.
NASB Translation
Shecaniah (10).

(שְׁכַנְיָ֫ה(וּׅ) proper name, masculine (׳י hath taken up his abode); — שְׁכַנְיָה, Σεχενια(ς), etc.:

1 descendant of Jehoiakin 1 Chronicles 3:21,22 (on context see Kit), Ezra 8:3,5.

2 Ezra 10:2 (different from 1 ?).

3 father of a wall-builder Nehemiah 3:29.

4 father-in-law of Tobiah Nehemiah 6:18.

5 priestly name:

a. Nehemiah 12:3 = שְׁכַנְיָ֫הוּ 1 Chronicles 24:11, compare שְׁכַנְיָה

3 Nehemiah 10:5; Nehemiah 12:14.

b. שְׁכַנְיָ֫הוּ2Chronicles 31:15.

Shecaniah, Shechaniah

Or (prol.) Shkanyahuw {shek-an-yaw'-hoo}; from shakan and Yahh; Jah has dwelt; Shekanjah, the name of nine Israelites -- Shecaniah, Shechaniah.

see HEBREW shakan

see HEBREW Yahh

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