Abishua (Ah-bish´oo-uh; Heb., “my father is deliverance” or “my father is prosperity”)

1 A Levite, the son of Phineas and descendant of Aaron; he served as a priest (1Chr 6:4-5; 1Chr 6:50) and was an ancestor of Ezra (Ezra 7:5). 2 A Benjaminite, the son of Bela and descendant of Jacob (1Chr 8:4).

1Chr 6:4-5

4Eleazar became the father of Phinehas, Phinehas of Abishua,5Abishua of Bukki, Bukki of Uzzi,

1Chr 6:50

50These are the sons of Aaron: Eleazar his son, Phinehas his son, Abishua his son,

Ezra 7:5

5son of Abishua, son of Phinehas, son of Eleazar, son of the chief priest Aaron—

1Chr 8:4

4Abishua, Naaman, Ahoah,

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