Resources » Smith's Bible Names Dictionary » A » Amasai, Or Amasai

Amasai, Or Amasai

(burdensome)

+ A Kohathite, father of Mahath and ancestor of Samuel (1 Chronicles 6:25,35)

+ Chief of the captains of Judah and Benjamin, who deserted to David while an outlaw at Ziklag. (1 Chronicles 12:18) (B.C. 1060.)

+ One of the priests who blew trumpets before the ark. (1 Chronicles 15:24)

+ Another Kohathite, in the reign of Hezekiah. (2 Chronicles 29:12)