A chief Levite when David brought up the ark from the house of Obed-Edom (
CHENANIAH kĕn’ ə nī’ ə (כְּנַנְיָ֥הוּ, and כְּנַנְיָ֛ה; Yahweh establishes).
1. A chief Levite at the bringing of the Ark from Obed-edom’s house to Jerusalem (
2. As Izharites, Chenaniah and his sons performed duties for Israel outside the Temple as officers and judges (
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
Chief of the Levites who was over "the songs," or "the carrying" (namely, "of the ark") from the house of Obed-edom to Jerusalem (