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Annias
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Annias
Annias (Ἀννείς, Anneis; Ἀννιάς, Annias). The head of a family listed among the returning exiles in 1 Esdras 5:16. The name is not given in the parallel lists in Ezra and Nehemiah.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Annias (Person)
ANNIAS (PERSON) [Gk Annias (Ἀννιας)]. Ancestor of a family who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (1 Esdr 5:16). 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 (cf. Ezra 2:17; Neh 7:23). Omissions
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Annias
Annias a-nīʹəs [GK. B Anneis, A Annias] (1 Esd. 5:16); AV ANANIAS. A family in the list of the returning exiles, omitted in the parallel lists in Ezra and Nehemiah.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Annias
ANNIAS Ancestor of a family of 101 sons that undertook the rigorous migration from Babylon with Zerubbabel, according to the Apocrypha (1 Esd 5:16). Parallel canonical texts omit this family (Ezr 2:16–20; Neh 7:21–25).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ANNIS
ANNIS<an’-is> (the King James Version Ananias; the Revised Version, margin Annias, [ ʼΑννείς, Anneis] Codex Vaticanus, [ ʼΑννιάς, Annias] Codex Alexandrinus): The name of a family in the list of the returning exiles (1 Esdras 5:16). The name is not given in the parallel list in Ezra and Nehemiah.
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
Annias
Annias uh-ni′uhs (Αννιας). Head of a family, numbering 101, who are among those listed as returning from the Babylonian Captivity with Zerubbabel (1 Esd. 5:16; the name is omitted in the parallel passages, Ezra 2; Neh. 7).S. Barabas
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Annis
ANNIS, an’is (AV Ananias; RVm Annias; Ἀννείς, Anneís B, Ἀννιάς, Anniás A): The name of a family in the list of the returning exiles (1 Esd 5:16). The name is not given in the ║ list in Ezr and Neh.
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Annias
Annias [uh--us]: the head of a family who returned with Zerubbabel from the Babylonian exile (1 Esd. 5:16; omitted from the lists of Ezra and Nehemiah)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
ANNIAS
ANNIAS uh-ni´uhs [Ἁννεις Hanneis, Ἁννίας Hannias]. The progenitor of a family who returned with Zerubbabel and other leaders to Jerusalem after the exile (1 Esd 5:16).