sheb-a-ni'-a, she-ban'-ya (shebhanyah, in 1Ch 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 (Ne 9:4). The name is given in Ne 10:10 among those that sealed the covenant.
(2) A priest or Levite who took part in the sealing of the covenant (Ne 10:4; 12:14).
(3) Another Levite who sealed the covenant (Ne 10:12).
(4) A priest in the time of David (1Ch 15:24).