|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
Whom Jehovah hides, or has made grow up.
(1.) A Levite appointed to blow the trumpet before the ark of God (1 Chronicles 15:24).
(2.) Another Levite (Nehemiah 9:4, 5).
(3.) A priest (Nehemiah 10:12).
(4.) A Levite (Nehemiah 10:4).
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
sheb-a-ni'-a, she-ban'-ya (shebhanyah, in 1 Chronicles 15:24, shebhanyahu):
(1) Name of a Levite or a Levitical family that participated in the religious rites that followed the reading of the Law (Nehemiah 9:4). The name is given in Nehemiah 10:10 among those that sealed the covenant.
(2) A priest or Levite who took part in the sealing of the covenant (Nehemiah 10:4; Nehemiah 12:14).
(3) Another Levite who sealed the covenant (Nehemiah 10:12).
(4) A priest in the time of David (1 Chronicles 15:24).
Shebaniah (7 Occurrences)
1 Chronicles 15:24 Shebaniah, and Joshaphat, and Nethanel, and Amasai, and Zechariah, and Benaiah, and Eliezer, the priests, did blow the trumpets before the ark of God: and Obed-Edom and Jehiah were doorkeepers for the ark. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 9:4 Then stood up on the stairs of the Levites, Jeshua, and Bani, Kadmiel, Shebaniah, Bunni, Sherebiah, Bani, and Chenani, and cried with a loud voice to Yahweh their God. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT 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 KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 10:4 Hattush, Shebaniah, Malluch, (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 10:10 and their brothers, Shebaniah, Hodiah, Kelita, Pelaiah, Hanan, (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 10:12 Zaccur, Sherebiah, Shebaniah, (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS NIV)
Nehemiah 12:14 of Malluchi, Jonathan; of Shebaniah, Joseph; (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS)