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Bakbukiah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Bakbukiah
Bakbukiah (בַּקְבֻּקְיָה‎, baqbuqyah). Listed among the Levites who returned from exile to Judah; known for singing (Neh 11:17; Neh 12:9; Neh 12:25).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Bakbukiah (Person)
BAKBUKIAH (PERSON) [Heb baqbuqyâ (בַּקְבֻּקְיָה)]. A Levite known for singing who is found in the list of priests and Levites (Neh 11:17; 12:9; 12:25). Bakbukiah is likely to be the same person in all 3 places, but some problems exist.First is the problem related to Nehemiah 12:25. In the Heb text,
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Bakbukiah
Bakbukiah. 1. Shammua’s son, a Levite who assisted Mattaniah at the thanksgiving services in the temple (Neh 11:17).2. Levite who returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel after the exile (Neh 12:9).3. One of the gatekeepers who had charge of collection centers at the temple gates (Neh 12:25).It is not
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Bakbukiah
BAKBUKIAH1. Shammua’s son, a Levite who assisted Mattaniah at the thanksgiving services in the temple (Neh 11:17).2. Levite who returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel after the exile (Neh 12:9).3. One of the gatekeepers who had charge of collection centers at the temple gates (Neh 12:25).It is not
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Bakbukiah
BAKBUKIAH1. A high official of the Levites in Jerusalem immediately after the Exile (Neh 11:17).2. A gatekeeper of the temple in Nehemiah’s time (Neh 12:25) related to or the same as 1.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Bakbukiah
Bakbukiah (Heb. baqbuqyâ)A Levite (Neh. 11:17) and descendant of Asaph the musician. One of the returning exiles designated by lot to live at Jerusalem, he was a gatekeeper and the leader of a group of temple singers (Neh. 12:9, 25).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Bakbukiah
Bakbukiah [băkˊbə kīˊə] (Heb. baqbuqyâ “the Lord’s pitcher”). A Levite (Neh. 11:17) and descendant of Asaph the musician, he was one of those returning exiles who were designated by lot to live at Jerusalem. He was also a gatekeeper and the leader of a group of temple singers (12:9, 25).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Bakbukiah
Bakbuki´ah (wasting of Jehovah), a Levite in the time of Nehemiah. Neh. 11:17; 12:9. (b.c. after 536.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Bakbukiah
BAKBUKI´AH (bak-bu-kīʹa). A Levite, “second among his brethren,” who dwelt at Jerusalem on the return from Babylon (Neh. 11:17). He was also employed on the watches and was a gatekeeper (12:9, 25), about 536 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Bakbukiah
BAKBUKIAH [back bue KIE uh] (the Lord’s flask) — the name of one or more men in the Old Testament:1. A Levite who lived in Jerusalem after the Captivity (Neh. 11:17), possibly the same person as Bakbakkar (1 Chr. 9:15).2. A Levite who returned from the Captivity with Zerubbabel (Neh. 12:9).3. A Levite
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
BAKBUKIAH
BAKBUKIAH<bak-bu-ki’-a> בַּקְבֻּקְיָה‎ [baqbuqyah], “the Lord pours out”):1. A Levite who “dwelt in Jerusalem” after the return from Babylon (Nehemiah 11:17).2. A Levite who returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (Nehemiah 12:9).3. A Levite and porter keeping “the watch at the store-houses