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hanani


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Hanani 
  God  has  gratified  me  or  is  gracious.  (1.)  One  of  the  sons  of 
  Heman  (1  Chr.  25:4,  25).  (2.)  A  prophet  who  was  sent  to  rebuke 
  king  Asa  for  entering  into  a  league  with  Benhadad  I.,  king  of 
  Syria,  against  Judah  (2  Chr.  16:1-10).  He  was  probably  the 
  father  of  the  prophet  Jehu  (1  Kings  16:7).  (3.)  Probably  a 
  brother  of  Nehemiah  (Neh.  1:2;  7:2),  who  reported  to  him  the 
  melancholy  condition  of  Jerusalem.  Nehemiah  afterwards  appointed 
  him  to  have  charge  of  the  city  gates. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Hanani,  my  grace;  my  mercy