Jahath

Jahath

(jā`hăth), in the Bible. 1 Descendant of Gershom. 2 Chief of a Gershonite family. 3 Descendant of Judah. 4 Levite. 5 Temple overseer.
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What seems very interesting is that the Bible has recorded the names of several overseers, like those of Jahath and Obadiath, of the sons of Merari, and Zechariach and Meshullam, the sons of Kohath who supervised the works of the Temple.