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Strong's #01141 - בְּנָיָהוּ

Transliteration
Bᵉnâyâh
Phonetics
ben-aw-yaw', ben-aw-yaw'-hoo
Root Word (Etymology)
from (H1129) and (H3050)
Parts of Speech
proper masculine noun
TWOT
None
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Benaiah = “Jehovah has built” or “Yahweh has built up”

1) one of David’s mighty warriors, son of Jehoiada the chief priest, a Levite, set by David over his bodyguard, later having remained faithful to Solomon during Adonijah’s attempt on the crown, was raised into the place of Joab as commander-in-chief of the army

2) the Pirathonite, an Ephraimite, one of David’s thirty mighty warriors, and the captain of the eleventh monthly course

3) a Simeonite, a prince of the families of Simeon

4) a Levite in the time of David who played with a psaltery on Alamoth

5) a priest in the time of David, appointed to blow the trumpet before the ark

6) a Levite of the sons of Asaph

7) a Levite in the time of Hezekiah

8) Four Israelites in the time of Ezra who had taken strange wives

9) the father of Pelatiah

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (42)
2 Samuel 5
1 Kings 15
1 Chronicles 14
2 Chronicles 2
Ezra 4
Ezekiel 2
NAS (42)
2 Samuel 5
1 Kings 15
1 Chronicles 14
2 Chronicles 2
Ezra 4
Ezekiel 2
CSB (42)
2 Samuel 5
1 Kings 15
1 Chronicles 14
2 Chronicles 2
Ezra 4
Ezekiel 2
BSB (42)
2 Samuel 5
1 Kings 15
1 Chronicles 14
2 Chronicles 2
Ezra 4
Ezekiel 2
ESV (42)
2 Samuel 5
1 Kings 15
1 Chronicles 14
2 Chronicles 2
Ezra 4
Ezekiel 2
WEB (42)
2 Samuel 5
1 Kings 15
1 Chronicles 14
2 Chronicles 2
Ezra 4
Ezekiel 2
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 בְּנָיָ֫הוּ, בְּנָיָה proper name, masculine ( Yah hath built up, compare יבנאל, Sabean בנאל DHM ZMG 1883,15) —

1 one of David's captains and heroes, son of Jehoiada, בניהו 2 Samuel 8:18; 2 Samuel 23:20,22; 1 Kings 1:8,10,26,32,36,38,44; 1 Kings 2:25,29,30 (twice in verse); 1 Kings 2:34; 1 Kings 2:35; 1 Kings 2:46; 1 Kings 4:4; 1 Chronicles 11:24; 1 Chronicles 18:17; 1 Chronicles 27:5,6 compare 1 Chronicles 27:34 (see Be); = בניה 2 Samuel 20:23; 1 Chronicles 11:22.

2 one of David's thirty, בניהו 2 Samuel 23:30 = בניה 1 Chronicles 11:31; 1 Chronicles 27:14.

3 a Simeonite, בניה 1 Chronicles 4:36.

4 Levites,

a.בניהו 1 Chronicles 15:18,20,24;

b. ( id.) 2 Chronicles 31:13;

c. בניה 2 Chronicles 20:14.

5 Israelites, בניה

a. Ezra 10:25;

b. Ezra 10:30;

c. Ezra 10:35;

d. Ezra 10:43;

e. Ezekiel 11:13 = בניהו Ezekiel 11:1.


Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

בְּנָיָהוּ (i.q. בְּנָיָה), [Benaiah], pr.n. m.

(1) 1 Chronicles 15:24, 16:5.

(2)  1 Chronicles 27:34.

(3)  2 Samuel 8:18, 23:20, 22 2 Samuel 23:22.

(4)  1 Chronicles 15:18, 20 1 Chronicles 15:20, 16:5.

(5)  2 Samuel 23:30 comp. 1 Chronicles 11:31, 27:14.

(6)  2 Chronicles 31:13.

(7)  Ezekiel 11:1.


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List of Word Forms
בְּ֠נָיָה בְּנָיָ֖ה בְּנָיָ֖הוּ בְּנָיָ֙הוּ֙ בְּנָיָ֣הוּ בְּנָיָ֤ה בְּנָיָ֤הוּ בְּנָיָ֥ה בְּנָיָ֧הוּ בְּנָיָ֨ה בְּנָיָֽה׃ בְנָיָ֛הוּ בְנָיָ֜הוּ בניה בניה׃ בניהו וְלִבְנָיָ֖הוּ וְלִבְנָיָ֧הוּ וּבְנָיָ֑הוּ וּבְנָיָ֙הוּ֙ וּבְנָיָ֜הוּ וּבְנָיָ֡הוּ וּבְנָיָ֣הוּ וּבְנָיָ֤הוּ וּבְנָיָ֥הוּ וּבְנָיָ֨הוּ וּבְנָיָֽה׃ וּבְנָיָה֙ וּבְנָיָהוּ֩ ובניה ובניה׃ ובניהו ולבניהו bə·nā·yā·hū ḇə·nā·yā·hū bə·nā·yāh benaYah bənāyāh benaYahu bənāyāhū ḇənāyāhū ū·ḇə·nā·yā·hū ū·ḇə·nā·yāh ūḇənāyāh ūḇənāyāhū uvenaYah uvenaYahu velivnaYahu venaYahu wə·liḇ·nā·yā·hū wəliḇnāyāhū
 
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