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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).
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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,
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