Hodaviah, Hodaiah

HODAVIAH, HODAIAH (hō'da-vī'a, hō-dā'ya). 1. A son of Elioenai, a descendant of the royal line of Judah (1Chr.3.24).

2. A chief of the half-tribe of Manasseh, east of the Jordan (1Chr.5.24).

3. The son of Hassenuah, a Benjamite (1Chr.9.7).

4. A Levite, founder of the “line of Hodaviah” (Ezra.2.40). KJV, MLB, NASB, and RSV have “Hodevah” in Neh.7.43 and “Judah” in Ezra.3.9 (niv has “Hodaviah” in both).