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Hagab
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hagab
Hagab (חָגָב‎, chagav). Ancestor of a family of temple servants (Ezra 2:46).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hagab (Person)
HAGAB (PERSON) [Heb ḥāgāb (חָגָב)]. A temple servant who was the progenitor of a family which returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:46 = 1 Esdr 5:30). The omission of Hagab in the parallel text in Nehemiah 7 appears to be a result of haplography, due to the similarity of the name Hagabah in
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hagab
Hagab. Ancestor of a family of temple servants returning with Zerubbabel to Palestine following the exile (Ezr 2:46).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hagab
Hagab hāʹgab [Heb. ḥag̱aḇ—‘locust’; Gk. Apoc. Agaba]; AV Apoc. AGABA; NEB Apoc. GABA. Ancestor of some of the Nethinim who returned from the Babylonian captivity with Zerubbabel and Nehemiah. The name occurs in Ezr. 2:46; 1 Esd. 5:30, but is omitted entirely from the parallel list of Neh. 7:48.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hagab
HAGAB Ancestor of a family of temple servants returning with Zerubbabel to Palestine following the exile (Ezr 2:46).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hagab
HAGAB. Head of a family of Nethinim who returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (Ezr 2:46). The name is omitted in Nehemiah’s list (Neh 7:48). A man of this name was mentioned in Jeremiah’s time on Ostracon I of the Lachish letters.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hagab
Hagab (Heb. ḥāg̱āḇ)A temple servant whose descendants returned from exile with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:46).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hagab
Hagab [hāˊgăb] (Heb. ḥāg̱āḇ “locust”). A temple servant whose descendants returned from exile with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:46).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hagab
Ha´gab (locust). Bene-Hagab were among the Nethinim who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel. Ezra 2:46. (b.c. before 536.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hagab
HA´GAB (haʹgab; “a locust”). One of the Temple servants whose descendants returned from Babylon under Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:46), before 536 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hagab
HAGAB [HAY gab] (locust) — an ancestor of a family of Nethinim (Temple servants) who returned to Jerusalem after the Captivity (Ezra 2:46).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HAGAB
HAGAB<ha’-gab> ([חָגָב‎, chaghabh], “locust”): Ancestor of some of the Nethinim who returned from the Babylonian captivity with Zerubbabel and Nehemiah. The name occurs second after Hagabah in Ezr 2:46, but is omitted entirely from the parallel list of Neh 7:48.
ACCABA
ACCABA<ak’-a-ba>, <ak-a’-ba> (B, [ʼΑκκαβά, Akkaba]; A, [Γαβά, Gaba]; the King James Version Agaba) = Hagab (Ezra 2:46); see also HAGABA (Nehemiah 7:48): The descendants of Accaba (temple-servants) returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (1 Esdras 5:30).
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