ShecaniahThis is an article from the public domain Easton's Bible Dictionary, originally published in 1897.
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- one intimate with Jehovah. (1.) A priest to whom the tenth lot\ncame forth when David
divided the priests (1 Chr. 24:11).
(2.) One of the priests who were set "to give to their\nbrethren by courses" of the daily portion (2 Chr. 31:15).
Shechani'ah, id. (1.) A priest whose sons are mentioned in 1\nChr. 3:21, 22.
(3.) Ezra 10:2-4.
(4.) The father of Shemaiah, who repaired the wall of\nJerusalem
(5.) The father-in-law of Tobiah (Neh. 6:18).
(6.) A priest who returned from the Captivity with Zerubbabel
\n(Neh. 12:3; marg., or Shebaniah).
From Easton's Bible Dictionary (1897)