Loading…
Gas
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Gas
Gas (Γάς, Gas). An individual named among the descendants of Solomon’s servants (1 Esdras 5:34).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Gas (Person)
GAS (PERSON) [Gk Gas (Γας)]. A servant of Solomon who was the progenitor of a family which returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (1 Esdr 5:34). 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 Ezra
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Gas
Gas [Gk Gas]; AV GAR. Named among the “sons of Solomon’s servants” (1 Esd. 5:34); not mentioned in the lists of Ezra and Nehemiah.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
GAS
GAS<gas> ([Γάς, Gas]): Named among the “sons of the servants of Solomon” (1 Esdras 5:34); not mentioned in the lists of Ezra and Nehemiah.
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 2, D–G
Gas
Gas gas (Γας). A servant of Solomon, mentioned as the ancestor of some temple servants (Nethinim) who returned from Babylon (1 Esd. 5:34; KJV, “Gar”). This name is omitted in the parallel passages (Ezra 2:57; Neh. 7:59).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Gas
GAS, gas (Γάς, Gás): Named among the “sons of the servants of Solomon” (1 Esd 5:34); not mentioned in the lists of Ezr and Neh.
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
GAS
GAS gas [Γάς Gas]. The purported head of a family that originally returned from exile in Babylon (1 Esdr 5:34, but absent in corresponding lists, e.g., Ezra 2:57).