|Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia|
ho-di'-a, ho-di'-ja (hodhiyah, "splendor of Yah"):
(1) A brother-in-law of Naham (1 Chronicles 4:19), and possibly for that reason reckoned a member of the tribe of Judah. the King James Version translate "his wife" is wrong.
(2) One of the Levites who explained to the people the Law as read by Ezra (Nehemiah 8:7) and led their prayers (Nehemiah 9:5). He is doubtless one of the two Levites of this name who sealed the covenant of Nehemiah (Nehemiah 10:10, 13).
(3) One of the chiefs of the people who sealed the covenant of Nehemiah (Nehemiah 10:18). J. Gray Mcallister
Hodiah (6 Occurrences)
1 Chronicles 4:19 The sons of the wife of Hodiah, the sister of Naham, were the father of Keilah the Garmite, and Eshtemoa the Maacathite. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 8:7 Also Jeshua, and Bani, and Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodiah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, and the Levites, caused the people to understand the law: and the people stood in their place. (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 9:5 Then the Levites, Jeshua, and Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabneiah, Sherebiah, Hodiah, Shebaniah, and Pethahiah, said, Stand up and bless Yahweh your God from everlasting to everlasting; and blessed be your glorious name, which is exalted above all blessing and praise. (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 10:10 and their brothers, Shebaniah, Hodiah, Kelita, Pelaiah, Hanan, (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 10:13 Hodiah, Bani, Beninu. (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 10:18 Hodiah, Hashum, Bezai, (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS NIV)