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Amasai

Easton's Bible Dictionary

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Burdensome.
  • A Levite, son of Elkanah, of the ancestry of Samuel (1 Chronicles 6:25,35 ).

  • The leader of a body of men who joined David in the "stronghold," probably of Adullam (1 Chronicles 12:18 ).

  • One of the priests appointed to precede the ark with blowing of trumpets on its removal from the house of Obed-edom (1 Chronicles 15:24 ).

  • The father of a Levite, one of the two Kohathites who took a prominent part at the instance of Hezekiah in the cleansing of the temple (2 Chronicles 29:12 ).

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    Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Amasai'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​ebd/​a/amasai.html. 1897.
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