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Gilalai
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Gilalai
Gilalai (גִּלֲלַי‎, gilalay). The son of a priest. Listed among the musicians who were part of the procession around Jerusalem organized by Nehemiah for the dedication of Jerusalem’s wall (Neh 12:36).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Gilalai (Person)
GILALAI (PERSON) [Heb gilălay (גִּלֲלַי)]. The son of a priest who participated in the Great Procession as one of the musicians during the dedication of the Wall of Jerusalem (Neh 12:36). He lived during the time of Ezra and Nehemiah in the 5th century b.c.Gary C. Augustin
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Gilalai
Gilalai. Musician present at the dedication of the Jerusalem wall, rebuilt during Ezra’s time (Neh 12:36).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Gilalai
Gilalai gə-lāʹlī [Heb. gilalay]. A musician in the procession at the dedication of the wall, son of a priest (Neh. 12:36).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Gilalai
GILALAI Musician present at the dedication of the Jerusalem wall, rebuilt during Ezra’s time (Neh 12:36).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Gilalia
GILALIA. Levitical musician who took part in the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem rebuilt under the leadership of Nehemiah (Neh 12:36).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Gilalai
Gilalai (Heb. gilălay)A levitical musician who participated in the procession at the dedication of the rebuilt walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 12:36).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Gilalai
Gilalai [gĭ lāˊlī] (Heb. gilalay). A levitical musician who participated in the procession at the dedication of the rebuilt walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 12:36).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Gilala-i
Gil´ala-i (weighty), one of the priests’ sons at the consecration of the wall of Jerusalem. Neh. 12:36. (b.c. 446.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Gilalai
GIL´ALAI (gilʹa-li; perhaps “[The Lord] has rolled away”). One of the priests appointed by Nehemiah to aid Zechariah in the musical services under Ezra at the dedication of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 12:36), 445 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Gilalai
GILALAI [GILL ah lih] — a Levite musician who participated in the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem following the Captivity (Neh. 12:36).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
GILALAI
GILALAI<gil’-a-li>, <gi-la’-li> ([גִּלֲלַי‎, gilalay]): A musician in the procession at the dedication of the wall, son of a priest (Neh 12:36).
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