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Eliasis
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Eliasis
Eliasis (Ἐλιάσις, Eliasis). One of the sixteen descendants of Bani listed among the many who had married foreign wives (1 Esdras 9:34). Eliasis corresponds to “Jaasu” in Ezra 10:37.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Eliasis (Person)
ELIASIS (PERSON) [Gk Eliasis (Ἐλιασις)] A son of Bani who “divorced” his foreign wife during Ezra’s reform (1 Esdr 9:34). His name is almost identical in spelling to that of another son of Bani, Elialis. See ELIALIS (PERSON).Michael David McGehee
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Eliasis
Eliasis ē-līʹə-sis [Gk. Eliasis]. One who had married a foreign wife (1 Esd. 9:34). Attempts to identify him with Jaasu (Ezr. 10:37) or Binnui (Ezr. 10:38) are unconvincing.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ELIASIS
ELIASIS<e-li’-a-sis> ([Ἐλιάσις, Eliasis]): One who had married a foreign wife (1 Esdras 9:34); corresponds to “Jaasu” in Ezra 10:37.
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 2, D–G
Eliasis
Eliasis i-li’uh-sis (Ελιασις). One of the sons of Bani who agreed to put away their foreign wives (1 Esd. 9:34; he is not mentioned in the parallel, Ezra 10:34–37).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Eliasis
ELIASIS, ē̇-līʹa-sis (Ἐλιάσις, Eliásis): One who had married a foreign wife (1 Esd 9:34); corresponds to “Jaasu” in Ezr 10:37.
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Eliasis
Eliasis [uh--uh-sis]: an Israelite of the family of Bani who divorced his foreign wife (1 Esd. 9:34; a clear parallel is not apparent in Ezra 10:36–37)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
ELIASIS
ELIASIS i-li´uh-sis [Ἐλιασείς Eliaseis]. One of Bani’s descendants indicted by Ezra’s council for marrying foreign women (1 Esd 9:16–44). He does not appear in the parallel text in Ezra 10:34–37.