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Asaias
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Asaias
Asaias (Ἀσαίας, Asaias). A descendant of Annan who is listed among those who agreed to divorce their foreign wives at Ezra’s command (1 Esdras 9:32).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Asaias (Person)
ASAIAS (PERSON) [Gk Asaias (Ἀσαιας)]. A descendant of Annan and one of the returned exiles who was required by Ezra to divorce his foreign wife (1 Esdr 9:32). In the parallel text of Ezra 10:31, the name ISSHIJAH appears in the position Asaias holds in 1 Esdr 9:32.Jeffrey A. Fager
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Asaias
Asaias ə-sīʹəs [GK. Asaias]; AV ASEAS; NEB ASAEAS. A son of Annan who put away his foreign wife (1 Esd. 9:32). See Isshijah.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ASEAS
ASEAS<a-se’-as> ([ ʼΑσαίας, Asaias] = Isshijah (Ezra 10:31)) A son of Annas, who put away his “strange wife” (1 Esdras 9:32).
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
Asaias
Asaias uh-say′yuhs (Ασαιας). One of the descendants of Annan who agreed to put away their foreign wives (1 Esd. 9:32 [KJV, “Aseas”]; apparently corresponds to Ishijah in the parallel list, Ezra 10:31).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Aseas
ASEAS, a-sēʹas (Ἀσαίας, Asaías = Isshijah [Ezr 10:31]): A son of Annas, who put away his “strange wife” (1 Esd 9:32).
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Asaias
Asaias [uh--us]: a man compelled to divorce his foreign wife; called Isshijah in Ezra 10:31 (1 Esd. 9:32)