The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Arom (Αρόμ, Arom). An Israelite whose descendants returned from Babylonian exile to Judah with Zerubbabel (1 Esdras 5:16).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Arom (Person)
AROM (PERSON) [Gk Arom (Ἀρομ)]. Ancestor of a family returned from exile in 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 such
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Arom ârʹəm [GK. Arom]. Ancester of a family that returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel (1 Esd. 5:16); omitted in Nehemiah. Hashum is found in place of Arom in Ezr. 2:19.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
AROM<a’-rom> ([ ʼΑρόμ, Arom]): The sons of Arom returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel (1 Esdras 5:16). Omitted in Ezra and Nehemiah. Hashum is found in place of Arom in Ezra 2:19.
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
Arom air′uhm (Αρομ). Ancestor of some exiles who returned with Zerubbabel (1 Esd. 5:16). The name is not found in the parallel lists (cf. Ezra 2; Neh. 7).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
AROM, āʹrom (Ἀρόμ, Arō̇m): The sons of A. returned to Jerus with Zerubbabel (1 Esd 5:16). Omitted in Ezr and Neh. Hashum is found in place of A. in Ezr 2:19.
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Arom [ar-um]: ancestor of a family that returned with Zerubbabel from the Babylonian exile (1 Esd. 5:16; name omitted from parallel lists in Ezra and Nehemiah)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
AROM air´uhm [Ἀρόμ Arom]. A family head whose unspecified number of descendants relocated themselves to Jerusalem and Judea after the exile had ended (1 Esd 5:16).