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Beninu
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Beninu
Beninu (בְּנִינוּ‎, beninu). One of the Levites of the postexilic Jewish community who signed the written agreement to keep the law during the time of Ezra and Nehemiah (Neh 10:13).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Beninu (Person)
BENINU (PERSON) [Heb bĕnı̂nû (בְּנִינוּ)]. A Levite and a signatory to the code of Nehemiah (Neh 10:13). The name may mean “our son,” but some scholars have suggested that the names of other Levites, Chenani (9:4), Bani (Ezra 2:10), and Binnui (Ezra 8:33), may have originally stood here in the list,
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Beninu
Beninu. Levite who signed Ezra’s covenant of faithfulness to God with Nehemiah and others after the exile (Neh 10:13).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Beninu
Beninu bə-nīʹoo̅ [Heb. benînû—‘our son’]. A Levite who along with Nehemiah sealed the covenant under Ezra the scribe (Neh. 10:13).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Beninu
BENINU Levite who signed Ezra’s covenant of faithfulness to God with Nehemiah and others after the exile (Neh 10:13).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Beninu
BENINU. A Levite who with Nehemiah and others sealed a covenant with the Lord (Neh 10:13).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Beninu
Beninu (Heb. bĕnɩ̂nŝ)A Levite who set his seal to the renewed covenant under Nehemiah (Neh. 10:13 [MT 14]).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Beninu
Beninu [bĭ nīˊ nōō] (Heb. benînû “our son”). A Levite who set his seal to the renewed covenant under Nehemiah (Neh. 10:13).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Beninu
Beni´nu (our son), a Levite; one of those who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah. Neh. 10:13(14).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Beninu
BENI´NU (be-nîʹnū; “our son”). A Levite who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah (Neh. 10:13), 445 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Beninu
BENINU [beh NIE noo] (our son) — a Levite who sealed the covenant after returning from the Captivity (Neh. 10:13).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
BENINU
BENINU<be-ni’-nu> (בְּנִינוּ‎ [beninu], “our son”): A Levite who with Nehemiah sealed the covenant (Nehemiah 10:13).
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