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HEBREW: 5184 txn Nachath
NAVE: Nahath
EBD: Nahath
Naham | Nahamaai | Nahamani | Naharai | Nahash | Nahath | Nahbi | Nahor | Nahshon | Nahum | Nahum, Book of


In Bible versions:

son of Reuel son of Esau
son of Zophai/Zuph (Kohath Levi); forefather of Samuel
an officer of the temple store house under King Hezekiah

rest; a leader


Strongs #05184: txn Nachath

Nahath = "rest"

1) one of the dukes of Edom, son of Reuel and grandson of Esau
2) a Kohathite Levite, son of Zophai and grandson of Elkanah
3) an Levite overseer in the time of Hezekiah

5184 Nachath nakh'-ath

the same as 5183; quiet; Nachath, the name of an Edomite and
of two Israelites:-Nahath.
see HEBREW for 05183

Nahath [EBD]

rest. (1.) One of the four sons of Reuel, the son of Esau (Gen. 36:13, 17). (2.) A Kohathite Levite (1 Chr. 6:26). (3.) A Levite, one of the overseers of the sacred offerings of the temple (2 Chr. 31:13).

Nahath [NAVE]

1. Son of Reuel, Gen. 36:13, 17; 1 Chr. 1:37.
2. Called also Toah and Tohu. A Levite, 1 Chr. 6:26, 34; 1 Sam. 1:1.
3. A Levite and overseer of the sacred offerings, 2 Chr. 31:13.


  1. One of the "dukes" of Edom, eldest son of Reuel the son of Esau. (Genesis 36:13,17; 1 Chronicles 1:37) (B.C. 1700.)
  2. A Kohathite Levite, son of Zophai. (1 Chronicles 6:26)
  3. A Levite in the reign of Hezekiah. (2 Chronicles 31:13) (B.C. 725.)


NAHATH - na'-hath (nachath):

(1) A grandson of Esau (Gen 36:13; 1 Ch 1:37).

(2) A descendant of Levi and ancestor of Samuel (1 Ch 6:26); also called "Toah" (1 Ch 6:34) and "Tohu" (1 Sam 1:1).

(3) A Levite who, in the time of Hezekiah, assisted in the oversight of "the oblations and the tithes and the dedicated things" (2 Ch 31:13).

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