|Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia|
me-shez'-a-bel (meshezebhe'el, "God a deliverer"; the King James Version Meshezabeel, me-shez'-a-bel):
(1) A priest, ancestor of Meshullam, who assisted Nehemiah in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem (Nehemiah 3:4).
(2) One of the chiefs of the people giving name to the family which sealed the covenant with Nehemiah (Nehemiah 10:21).
(3) A descendant of Judah through Zerah, and father of Pethahiah (Nehemiah 11:24).
Meshezabel (3 Occurrences)
Nehemiah 3:4 Next to them repaired Meremoth the son of Uriah, the son of Hakkoz. Next to them repaired Meshullam the son of Berechiah, the son of Meshezabel. Next to them repaired Zadok the son of Baana. (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 10:21 Meshezabel, Zadok, Jaddua, (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 11:24 Pethahiah the son of Meshezabel, of the children of Zerah the son of Judah, was at the king's hand in all matters concerning the people. (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS NIV)