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Binnui (Ezr. 10:38)
Excerpt from the Lexham Bible Dictionary, the most advanced Bible dictionary.
The ancestor of a family of Jews listed among those guilty of marrying foreign women (Ezra 10:16–44). Thirteen descendants of Binnui are listed in Ezra 10:38–42, beginning with Shimei. Ezra commanded these men to divorce their foreign wives.
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Binnui, Ancestor of Shimei
Binnui, Ancestor of Shimei (בִּנּוּי‎, binnuy). The ancestor of a family of Jews listed among those guilty of marrying foreign women (Ezra 10:16–44). Thirteen descendants of Binnui are listed in Ezra 10:38–42, beginning with Shimei. Ezra commanded these men to divorce their foreign wives.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Binnui (Person)
BINNUI (PERSON) [Heb binnûy (בִּנּוּי)]. Var. BELNUUS. A short form of the name BENAIAH (“Yahweh has built”), often confused with (or substituted for) BANI, another name popular in levitical circles during the postexilic period.1. Binnui, the father of one Noadiah, a Levite under Ezra charged with
Sabannus (Person)
SABANNUS (PERSON) [Gk Sabannys (Σαβαννυς)]. The Greek reading for Binnui (RSV) in 1 Esdr 8:62—Eng v 63. See BINNUI.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Binnui
Binnui. 1. Noadiah’s father. Noadiah was a Levite in charge of weighing temple valuables after the exile (Ezr 8:33). Possibly the same as #4 below.2. Pahath-moab’s son or descendant. He obeyed Ezra’s exhortation to divorce his pagan wife after the exile (Ezr 10:30).3. According to the Apocrypha and
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Belnuus
Belnuus belʹnoo̅-əs [Gk. Balnouos, B Balnous, Lucian Banoui] (1 Esd. 9:31); AV, NEB, BALNUUS. One who put away his foreign wife. Cf. Binnui in Ezr. 10:30.
Binnui (Ezra 10:38)
3. [Gk. Apoc. Bannous]; AV Apoc., NEB Apoc., BANNUS. One whose sons had taken foreign wives (Ezr. 10:38). He is probably identical with the Binnui son of Bani listed in 1 Esd. 9:34 as being among those who took foreign wives.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Binnui
BINNUI1. Noadiah’s father. Noadiah was a Levite in charge of weighing temple valuables after the exile (Ezr 8:33). Possibly the same as #4 below.2. Pahath-moab’s son or descendant. He obeyed Ezra’s exhortation to divorce his pagan wife after the exile (Ezr 10:30).3. According to the Apocrypha and
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Binnui
Binnui (bin´yoo-i; Heb., “built” or “building”).1 The ancestor of a family group who returned with Zerubbabel from the Babylonian exile (Neh. 7:15). Since the names Bani and Binnui are elsewhere associated (Ezra 10:38; see 2 below), it is possible that “descendants of Binnui” (Neh. 7:15) and the “descendants
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Binnui
BINNUI. A name common at the time of Israel’s return from Exile.1. The father of a Levite named Noadiah (Ezr 8:33). The latter assisted in weighing the silver, gold, and vessels which Ezra brought from Babylon.2. The son of Pahath-moab (Ezr 10:30). During the revival under Ezra, this lay Israelite
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Binnui
Binnui (Heb. binnŝy) (also BANI)1. One of the sons of Pahath-moab who was compelled to divorce his foreign wife (Ezra 10:30).2. The father of 13 sons who were forced to divorce their foreign wives (Ezra 10:38).3. The head of a family whose descendants returned from exile with Zerubbabel (Neh. 7:15).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Binnu-i
Bin´nu-i (familyship).1. A Levite, father of Noadiah. Ezra 8:33.2. One who had taken a foreign wife. Ezra 10:30.3. Another Israelite who had also taken a foreign wife. Ezra 10:38.4. Altered from Bani in the corresponding list in Ezra. Neh. 7:15.5. A Levite, son of Henadad, who assisted at the reparation
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Binnui
BIN´NUI (binʹnū-i; “built”).1. A Levite whose son, Noadiah, was one of those who assisted in weighing the gold and silver designed for the divine service on the restoration from Babylon (Ezra 8:33), about 457 b.c.2. One of the “sons” of Pahath-moab, who put away his foreign wife on the return from
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Binnui
BinnuiBinnui (binʹno̅o̅-ī; Heb., ‘built’ or ‘building’). 1 A family group (‘sons of Binnui’) who returned with Zerubbabel from the Babylonian captivity (Neh. 7:15), also called the ‘sons of Bani’ (Ezra 2:10). Since the name Bani and Binnui are elsewhere associated (Ezra 10:38; see 2 below), it is
See also
Relatives
Shimei Son
Shallum Son
Adaiah Son
Shelemiah Son
Shelemiah Son
Shemariah Son
Shashai Son
Sharai Son