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Azbuk
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Azbuk
Azbuk (עַזְבּוּק‎, azbuq). Mentioned only as the father of Nehemiah (not the governor), who helped rebuild the wall around Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah the Governor (Neh 3:16).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Azbuk (Person)
AZBUK (PERSON) [Heb ʿazbûq (עַזְבּוּק)]. A Judahite of the time of Nehemiah (Neh 3:16). His son, also named Nehemiah, acted as supervisor of half of the Judean district of Beth-zur during the rebuilding of the wall of Jerusalem. The meaning and grammatical analysis of the name ʿazbûq is uncertain (perhaps
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Azbuk
Azbuk. Father of the Nehemiah who was ruler of half the Beth-zur district (Neh 3:16). Azbuk’s son assisted the more famous Nehemiah, the governor (Neh 10:1), in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Azbuk
Azbuk azʹbuk [Heb. ‘azbûq]. The father of a certain Nehemiah—not the great governor of the same name, though a contemporary (Neh. 3:16).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Azbuk
AZBUK Father of the Nehemiah who was ruler of half the Beth-zur district (Neh 3:16). Azbuk’s son assisted the more famous Nehemiah, the governor (Neh 10:1), in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Azbuk
AZBUK. The father of a certain Nehemiah (not the governor of the same name) who took part in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem after the Exile (Neh 3:16).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Azbuk
Azbuk (Heb. ʿazbûq)The father of a certain Nehemiah, one of those who worked on the restoration of the walls and gates of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:16).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Azbuk
Azbuk [ăzˊbŭk] (Heb. ˓azbŭq) The father of a certain Nehemiah, one of those who worked on the restoration of the walls and gates of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:16).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Azbuk
Az´buk (strong devastation), father or ancestor of Nehemiah, the prince of part of Bethzur. Neh. 3:16.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Azbuk
AZ´BUK (azʹbūk). The father of Nehemiah, who was ruler of half of the district of Beth-zur, and who repaired part of the wall after the return from Babylon (Neh. 3:16), before 445 b.c.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
AZBUK
AZBUK<az’-buk> עַזַבּוּק‎ [̀azbuk]: The father of a certain Nehemiah — not the great governor of the same name, though a contemporary (Nehemiah 3:16).
See also
Relatives
Nehemiah Son