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Baalsamus
Balasamus
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The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Baalsamus
Baalsamus bālʹsə-məs [GK. Baalsamos]; AV BALASAMUS. One who stood at the right side of Ezra when the law was read to the people (1 Esd. 9:43). Cf. Maaseiah (Neh. 8:7).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Baalsamus
BAALSAMUS* Levite assistant who explained to the people passages from the law read by Ezra (1 Esd 9:43). In the parallel passage in Nehemiah, the name Maaseiah appears. See Maaseiah #11.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
BAALSAMUS
BAALSAMUS<ba-al’-sa-mus> [Βαάλσαμος, Baalsamos;] the King James Version Balasamus): B. stood at the right side of Ezra, when the law was read to the people (1 Esdras 9:43). Compare Maaseiah (Nehemiah 8:7).
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
Baalsamus
Baalsamus bay′uhl-say′muhs, bah′uhl-say′muhs (Βααλσαμος). One of the seven men who stood on the right side of Ezra as he read the law to the people (1 Esd. 9:43; the name seems to correspond to Maaseiah in the parallel passage, Neh. 8:4).J. B. Scott
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Baalsamus
BAALSAMUS, bā-alʹsa-mus (Βαάλσαμος, Baálsamos; AV Balasamus): B. stood at the right side of Ezra, when the law was read to the people (1 Esd 9:43). Cf Maaseiah (Neh 8:7).
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Baal-Samus
Baal-samus [-ul -mus]: one who stood by Ezra at the public reading of the law; the same as Maaseiah (17) (1 Esd. 9:43)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
BAALSAMUS
BAALSAMUS bay´uhl-say´muhs [Βαάλσαμος Baalsamos]. In 1 Esd 9:43, someone who assisted Ezra in the public reading of the book of the law (MAASEIAH in Neh 8:4).