Tob-adonijah

TOB-ADONIJAH (tŏb-ăd-ō-nī'ja, tôv ’ădhônîyâh, the Lord is good). A Levite, sent by Jehoshaphat to teach the law to Judah (2Chr.17.7-2Chr.17.9).


TOBADONIJAH tŏb’ ăd ə nī’ jə (טֹ֥וב אֲדוֹנִיָּ֖ה, good is the Lord Yahweh). A Levite sent by King Jehoshaphat to teach in the cities of Judah (2 Chron 17:8).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

tob-ad-o-ni’-ja, tob-(Tobh ’adhoniyah, "good is the Lord"; Codex Vaticanus Tobadobeia; Codex Alexandrinus and Lucian Tobadonia): One of the Levites sent by King Jehoshaphat to teach in the cities of Judah (2Ch 17:8). The name looks like a dittography arising from the two previous names, Adonijah and Tobijah.