2. Father or founder of Machbena and Gibea (1Ch 2:49).
1. Scribe or secretary to David. 2Sa 20:25; cf. SHAVSHA.
2. Son of Caleb the son of Hezron, and father or founder of Machbenah and Gibea. 1Ch 2:49.
1. The scribe or royal secretary of David.
He is called elsewhere MERAIAH,
2. Son of Caleb ben-Hezron by his concubine Maachah.
(B.C. about 1445.)