AZANIAH (ăz'a-nĭ'a, Heb. ’ăzanyâh, Jehovah has set aside, or Jehovah has given ear). A son of Jeshua, a Levite who signed the covenant (Neh.10.9). AZANIAH ăz’ ə nī’ ə (אֲזַנְיָ֔ה, Jehovah has heard). A Levite; a son of Jeshua, one of those who set their seal to the covenant with Nehemiah (Neh 10:9). International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915) azanyah, ("Yahweh has given ear"): A son of Jeshua, a Levite who signed the covenant (Ne 10:9).