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One of the temple servants whose descendants returned from Babylonian exile with Zerubbabel (1 Esdras 5:31). This family name does not appear in the parallel lists of Ezra 2:48; Neh 7:51.
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CHEZIB (PERSON) [Gk Chaseba (Χασεβα)]. A temple servant who was the progenitor of a family which returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (1 Esdr 5:31). Although 1 Esdras is often assumed to have been compiled from Ezra and Nehemiah, this family does not appear among their lists of returning exiles (see
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