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Bakbuk
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Bakbuk
Bakbuk (בַּקְבּוּק‎, baqbuq). Listed as an ancestor of temple servants (Ezra 2:51; Neh 7:53).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Bakbuk (Person)
BAKBUK (PERSON) [Heb baqbûq (בַּקְבּוּק)]. The head of a family of Netînîm (temple servants) listed among those exiles returning from Babylon to Jerusalem and Judah (Ezra 2:51 = Neh 7:53; 1 Esdr 5:31). The name is a qatqût formation of the Heb root bqq which means “empty (out)” (Zadok 1980:113). The
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Bakbuk
Bakbuk. Ancestor of a group of temple assistants who returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel after the Babylonian exile (Ezr 2:51; Neh 7:53).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Bakbuk
Bakbuk bakʹboo̅k [Heb. baqbûq; Gk. Bakbouk, Akoub, Akouph, Akoum]; AV Apoc. ACUB; NEB Apoc. ACUM. A family that returned from exile with Zerubbabel (Ezr. 2:51; Neh. 7:53; 1 Esd. 5:31).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Bakbuk
BAKBUK Ancestor of a group of temple assistants who returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel after the Babylonian exile (Ezr 2:51; Neh 7:53).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Bakbuk
BAKBUK. Family head of post-Exilic temple servants, one of the Nethinim (Ezr 2:51; Neh 7:53).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Bakbuk
Bakbuk (Heb. baqbûq)A temple servant whose descendants returned from the Exile with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:51 = Neh. 7:53).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Bakbuk
Bakbuk [băkˊbŭk] (Heb. baqbûq “flask”). A temple servant whose descendants returned from the Captivity under Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:51; Neh. 7:53).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Bakbuk
Bak´buk (bottle). “Children of Bakbuk” were among the Nethinim who returned from captivity with Zerubbabel. Ezra 2:51; Neh. 7:53. (b.c. before 536.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Bakbuk
BAK´BUK (bakʹbuk; a “bottle”). The head of one of the families of the Temple servants that returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:51; Neh. 7:53), about 536 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Bakbuk
BAKBUK [BACK buk] (flask) — one of the Nethinim (Temple servants) whose descendants returned from the Captivity (Ezra 2:51; Neh. 7:53).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
BAKBUK
BAKBUK<bak’-buk> בַּקְבּוּק‎ [baqbuq], “bottle” perhaps onomatopoetical, referring to the clucking noise created by the pouring out of the contents of a bottle = Acub, 1 Esdras 5:31): The descendants of Bakbuk returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (Ezra 2:51; Nehemiah 7:53).
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