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Bukki (son of Abishua)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Bukki, Son of Abishua
Bukki, Son of Abishua (בֻּקִּי‎, buqqiy; Βοκκα, Bokka). A descendant of Levi (1 Chr 6:5, 51; Ezra 7:4; 1 Esdas 8:2).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Bukki (Person)
BUKKI (PERSON) [Heb bukkı̂ (בֻּכִּי)]. Var. BORITH. The name of two people mentioned in the Hebrew Bible, Bukki seems to be a shortened version of the name BUKKIAH (1 Chr 25:4, 13). This is supported by the translation bōkai (1 Chr 5:31—Eng 6:4; 6:36—Eng 6:51). However, contrary evidence is supplied
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Bukki
Bukki. 1. Leader of Dan’s tribe who assisted Joshua in dividing up the land of Canaan (Nm 34:22).2. Ezra’s ancestor (1 Chr 6:5, 51; Ezr 7:1, 4, 5).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Bukki (son of Abishua)
2. [Gk. Bokki, Bokka (1 Esd. 8:2)]. Son of Abishua and father of Izzi, a priest, fourth in descent from Aaron, in the line of Eleazar (1 Ch. 6:5, 51), and ancestor of Ezra (Ezr. 7:4). In 1 Esd. 8:2 the name is rendered “Boccas” by the AV and “Bocca” by the NEB. In 2 Esd. 1:2 the name appears as Borith.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Bukki
BUKKI1. Leader of Dan’s tribe who assisted Joshua in dividing up the land of Canaan (Nm 34:22).2. Ezra’s ancestor (1 Chr 6:5, 51; Ezr 7:1, 4–5).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Bukki
Bukki (buhk´i).1 A leader of the tribe of Dan who was in charge of apportioning the land within the tribe (Num. 34:22).2 A Levite, a descendant of Aaron and ancestor of Ezra (1 Chron. 6:5; Ezra 7:4).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Bukki
BUKKI1. Son of Jogli and representative Danite chief who assisted in the division of the land (Num 34:22).2. Fourth in descent from Aaron through Eleazar (1 Chr 6:5, 51), and ancestor of Ezra (Ezr 7:4).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Bukki
Bukki (Heb. buqqɩ̂)1. A leader of the tribe of Dan; one of those chosen to assist in dividing the Promised Land of Canaan (Num. 34:22).2. A Levite, the son of Abishua and descendant of Aaron (1 Chr. 6:5, 51 [MT 5:31; 6:36), and an ancestor of Ezra the scribe (Ezra 7:4).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Bukki
Buk´ki (wasting).1. Son of Abishua and father of Uzzi, fifth from Aaron in the line of the high priests in 1 Chron. 6:5 (6:5, 51, Authorized Version), and in the genealogy of Ezra. Ezra 7:4.2. Son of Jogli, prince of the tribe of Dan, one of the ten men chosen to apportion the land of Canaan between
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Bukki
BUK´KI (bukʹi).1. The son of Jogli and leader of the tribe of Dan, appointed by Moses as one of the commission to divide the inheritance among the tribes (Num. 34:22), c. 1400 b.c.2. The son of Abishua and father of Uzzi, being great-great-grandson of Aaron (1 Chron. 6:5, 51).
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Bukki
BukkiBukki (buhkʹī). 1 A leader of the tribe of Dan who was in charge of apportioning the land within the tribe (Num. 34:22). 2 A Levite, a descendant of Aaron and ancestor of Ezra (1 Chron. 6:5; Ezra 7:4).
See also
Relatives
Abishua Father
Uzzi Son
Phinehas Grandfather
Gershom Uncle
Zerahiah Grandson
Roles