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Gahar
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Gahar
Gahar (גַּחַר‎, gachar). Ancestor of a family of temple servants (Ezra 2:47; Neh 7:49; compare 1 Esdras 5:30).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Gahar (Person)
GAHAR (PERSON) [Heb gaḥar (גַּחַר)]. Head of a family of nĕtı̂nı̂m (temple servants) (see NETHINIM) which is listed among those exiles returning from Babylon to Jerusalem and Judah (Ezra 2:47 = Neh 7:49; 1 Esdr 5:30 [geddour reading Heb gdwd instead of gḥr]). Noth (IPN, 229) places the name among
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Gahar
Gahar. Ancestor of a group of temple assistants that returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel after the exile (Ezr 2:47; Neh 7:49).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Gahar
Gahar gāʹhär [Heb gaḥar; Gk. Gaer, Gaar, Apoc. Geddour]; AV Apoc., NEB Apoc., GEDDUR. A family name of temple servants who came up with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (Ezr. 2:47; Neh. 7:49; 1 Esd. 5:30).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Gahar
GAHAR Ancestor of a group of temple assistants that returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel after the exile (Ezr 2:47; Neh 7:49).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Gahar
GAHAR. One of the chief Nethinim whose descendants were among those returning from the Babylonian Captivity with Zerubbabel (Ezr 2:47; Neh 7:49). See Nethinim.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Gahar
Gahar (Heb. gaḥar)The head of a family of temple servants who returned with Zerubbabel from the Exile (Ezra 2:47 = Neh. 7:49).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Gahar
Gahar [gāˊhär] (Heb. gaḥar). A temple servant whose descendants returned with Zerubbabel from the Exile (Ezra 2:47; Neh. 7:49).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Gahar
Ga´har (hiding-place). The Bene-Gahar were among the families of Nethinim who returned from the captivity with Zerubbabel. Ezra 2:47; Neh. 7:49. (b.c. before 536.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Gahar
GA´HAR (gaʹhar). One of the chiefs of the Temple servants whose descendants returned with Zerubbabel from the captivity to Jerusalem (Ezra 2:47; Neh. 7:49), before 536 b.c.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Gahar
Gaharlurking-place, one of the chief of the Nethinim, whose descendants returned to Jerusalem under Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:47).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Gahar
GAHAR [GAY hahr] — the head of a family of Temple servants who returned from the Captivity with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:47).
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