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HEBREW: 1587 hyrmg G@maryah or whyrmg G@maryahuw
NAVE: Gemariah
EBD: Gemariah
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In Bible versions:

son of Shaphan; a prince of Judah in the time of Jehoiakim
son of Hilkiah; a Jeremiah's messenger to exiles in Babylon

accomplishment or perfection of the Lord


Strongs #01587: hyrmg G@maryah or whyrmg G@maryahuw

Gemariah = "Jehovah has accomplished"

1) the son of Shaphan the scribe and father of Michaiah; one of the
nobles of Judah who had a chamber in the temple from which Baruch
read Jeremiah's alarming prophecy to all the people
2) the son of Hilkiah who bore Jeremiah's letter to the captive Jews

1587 Gmaryah ghem-ar-yaw'

or Gmaryahuw {ghem-ar-yaw'-hoo}; from 1584 and 3050; Jah has
perfected; Gemarjah, the name of two Israelites:-Gemariah.
see HEBREW for 01584
see HEBREW for 03050

Gemariah [EBD]

Jehovah has made perfect. (1.) The son of Shaphan, and one of the Levites of the temple in the time of Jehoiakim (Jer. 36:10; 2 Kings 22:12). Baruch read aloud to the people from Gemariah's chamber, and again in the hearing of Gemariah and other scribes, the prophecies of Jeremiah (Jer. 36:11-20), which filled him with terror. He joined with others in entreating the king not to destroy the roll of the prophecies which Baruch had read (21-25).

(2.) The son of Hilkiah, who accompanied Shaphan with the tribute-money from Zedekiah to Nebuchadnezzar, and was the bearer at the same time of a letter from Jeremiah to the Jewish captives at Babylon (Jer. 29:3, 4).

Gemariah [NAVE]

1. Son of Shaphan, Jer. 36:10-12, 25.
2. An ambassador of Zedekiah to Nebuchadnezzar, Jer. 29:3.


(perfected by Jehovah).
  1. Son of Shaphan the scribe, and father of Michaiah. He was one of the nobles of Judah, and had a chamber int he house of the Lord, from which Baruch read Jeremiah?s alarming prophecy in the ears of all the people, B.C. 606. (Jeremiah 36:1) ...
  2. Son of Hilkiah, was made the bearer of Jeremiah?s letter to the captive Jews. (Jeremiah 29:3) (B.C. 594.)


GEMARIAH - gem-a-ri'-a (gemaryahu, gemaryah, "Yahweh hath accomplished"):

(1) Son of Shaphan the scribe, one of the princes, from whose chamber Baruch read Jeremiah's prophecies to the people. He, with others, sought to stay Jehoiakim from burning the roll (Jer 36:10,11,12,25).

(2) Son of Hilkiah, one of Zedekiah's ambassadors to Babylon, by whom Jeremiah sent his letter to the captives (Jer 29:3).

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