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Ammidians
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ammidians
Ammidians (Αμμιδιοι, Ammidioi). A family who returned from exile with Zerubbabel (1 Esdras 5:20).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ammidians
AMMIDIANS [Gk Ammidioi (Ἀμμιδιοι)]. A family returning from exile in Babylon with Zerubbabel (1 Esdr 5:20). Although 1 Esdras is often assumed to have been compiled from Ezra and Nehemiah, this family does not appear among their lists of returning exiles. Omissions like this also raise questions about
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ammidians
Ammidians ə-midʹē-ənz [GK. Ammídioi] (1 Esd. 5:20); AV AMMIDOI; NEB AMMIDAEANS. One of the families returning from exile under Zerubbabel in 537 b.c. This name is not found in the corresponding lists of the canonical books, Ezr. 2 and Neh. 7. Their identity is uncertain.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Ammidians
AMMIDIANS Name used in a list of towns identifying groups of exiles that returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel around 538 bc (1 Esd 5:20). Corresponding lists in Ezra 2:25–26 and Nehemiah 7:29–30 make no mention of a group from such a place.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
AMMIDIOI; AMMIDOI
AMMIDIOI; AMMIDOI<a-mid’-i-oi>, <am’-i-doi> (the King James Version [ ʼΑμμίδιοι, Ammidioi], (also with aspirate); occurring only in 1 Esdras 5:20): One of the families returning from the Babylonian Captivity in the First Return, under Zerubbabel, in 537 BC. This name is not found in the corresponding
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
Ammidians
Ammidians uh-mid′eeuhns (Αμμιδιοι). A family that returned from the Babylonian Captivity under Zerubbabel (1 Esd. 5:20; KJV, “Ammidoi”; the name is omitted in the parallel lists in Ezra 2 and Neh. 7).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Ammidioi
AMMIDIOI, a-midʹ i-oi (AV Ammidoi, amʹi-doi; Ἀμμίδιοι, Ammídioi [also with aspirate]; occurring only in 1 Esd 5:20): One of the families returning from the Bab Captivity in the First Return, under Zerubbabel, in 537 BC. This name is not found in the corresponding lists of the canonical books, Ezr 2
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
AMMIDIANS
AMMIDIANS uh-mid´ee-uhns [Ἀμμιδίοι Ammidioi]. Along with the Chadiasans, 442 belonging to these two groups returned from exile with Zerubbabel and other leaders (1 Esd 5:20).