1. Father of the Asherite spy (Nu 13:18). 2. 3. Two Gadites (1Ch 5:13 f.). 4. The eponym of a Levitical guild of singers (1Ch 6:46). 5. Name of a family in Issachar (1Ch 7:3; 27:18). 6. Eponym of a family of Benjamites (1Ch 8:10). 7. A Manassite chief who joined David at Ziklag (1Ch 12:20). 8. A son of king Jehoshaphat (2Ch 21:2). 9. The father of Zebadiah (Ezr 8:8,1Es 8:34). 10. The archangel. See next article.
MICHAEL ('the archangel').
And he will turn hither and thither, and will see that there is no man, and he will smite the Egyptian, and hide him in the sand.
And see the land what it is, and the people dwelling upon it, whether it is strong or relaxed, whether it is few or many;
And he will bury him in a valley in the land of Moab, over against the House of the Cleft: and no man knew his grave till this day.
And their brethren to the house of their fathers, Michael and Meshullam, and Sheba, and Jorai, and Jachan, and Zia, and Eber; seven.
Son of Amzi, son of Bath, son of Shamer,
And the sons of Uzzi: Izrahiah: and the sons of Izmhiah Michael and Obadiah, and Joel, Ishish; five; heads, all of them.
And Jeuz and Shachiah and Mirma. These his sons, heads of the fathers,
In his going to Ziklag there fell to him from Manasseh, Adnah, and Jozabad, and Jediael, and Michael and Jozabad, Elihu, and Zilthai, the heads to the thousands which were to Manasseh.
To Judah: Elihu, from the brethren of David: to Issachar, Omri, son of Michael:
And to him brethren, sons of Jehoshaphat, Azariah, and Jehiel, and Zechariah, and Azariah, and Michael, and Shephatiah: all these sons of Jehoshaphat king of Israel.
And these the heads of their fathers, and the register of them going up with me in the kingdom of Arthasatha from Babel
And from the sons of Shephatiah: Zebadiah the son of Michael, and with him eighty males.
And the chief of the kingdom of Persia stood against me twenty and one days: and behold, Michael, one of the first chiefs, came, to help me;: and I was left there near the kings of Persia.
But I will announce to thee that recorded in the writing of truth: and not one strengthening himself with me upon these things but Michael your chief.
And in that time Michael the great chief shall stand up, he standing for the sons of thy people: and it was a time of straits that was not from there being a nation, even to that time: and in that time thy people shall escape, every one being found written in the book.
And he will cause me to see Joshua the great priest standing before the messenger of Jehovah, and the adversary standing upon his right hand for his adversary.
But Michael the archangel, when fighting with the accuser, discussed concerning the body of Moses, dared not to bring the judgment of defamation, but said, May the Lord censure thee.
And war was in heaven; and Michael and his angels waged war against the dragon; and the dragon waged war and his angels,