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published: 6/10/13

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Circa 2nd century B.C.

Who was Neriah?

Neriah was the father of Seraiah and of Baruch, Jeremiah's friend and secretary ( Jeremiah 32:12 , Jeremiah 32:16 ; Jeremiah 36:4 , Jeremiah 36:8 , Jeremiah 36:32 ; Jeremiah 43:3 ).

In Baruch 1:1 the Greek form of the name is given, and this shortened, Neri, occurs in the genealogy of Jesus Christ.



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