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Hagabah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hagabah
Hagabah (חֲגָבָה‎, chagavah). Ancestor of a family of temple servants (Ezra 2:45; Neh 7:48).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hagabah (Person)
HAGABAH (PERSON) [Heb hăgābâ (הֲגָבָה)]. Head of a family of Nethinim (temple servants) who are listed as returnees from Babylonian exile under the leadership of Zerubbabel and others (Ezra 2:45 = Neh 7:48 = 1 Esdr 5:29). For further discussion, see AKKUB.Chaney R. Bergdall
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hagaba, Hagabah
Hagaba, Hagabah. Forefather of a family of temple servants that returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel after the Babylonian exile (Neh 7:48; also spelled Hagabah in Ezr 2:45).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hagabah
Hagabah hagʹə-bä [Heb. ag̱āḇâ—‘locust’]; AV GRABA; NEB AGGABA (1 Esd. 5:29). Like Hagab, an ancestor of some of the temple servants who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (Ezr. 2:45); spelled “Hagaba” in the parallel passage (Neh. 7:48).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hagaba, Hagabah
HAGABA*, HAGABAH Forefather of a family of temple servants who returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel after the Babylonian exile (Neh 7:48; spelled “Hagabah” in Ezr 2:45).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hagaba, Hagabah
HAGABA, HAGABAH. Founder of a family of Nethinim or temple servants that returned from Exile with Zerubbabel (Neh 7:48; Ezr 2:45). Evidently different from that of Hagab in Ezr 2:46.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hagabah
Hagabah (Heb. ḥăg̱āḇâ) (also HAGABA)The head of a family of temple servants who returned from the Exile under Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:45; Neh. 7:48, NRSV “Hagaba”).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hagabah
Hagabah [hăgˊə bə] (Heb. ag̱āḇâ “locust”). Head of a family of servants who returned from the Exile under Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:45). At Neh. 7:48 he is called Hagaba.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hagaba
Hag´aba (locust). Bene-Hagaba were among the Nethinim who came back from captivity with Zerubbabel. Neh. 7:48. The name is slightly different in form from
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hagaba
HAG´ABA (hagʹa-ba; “a locust”). One of the Temple servants whose descendants returned from the captivity with Zerubbabel (Neh. 7:48), before 536 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hagaba, Hagabah
HAGABA, HAGABAH [HAG uh buh] (locust) — the ancestor of a family of Nethinim (Temple servants) who returned to Jerusalem after the Captivity (Ezra 2:45).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HAGABAH
HAGABAH<ha-ga’-ba>, <hag’-a-ba> ([חֲגָבָה‎, chaghabhah], “locust”): Like Hagab, an ancestor of some of the Nethinim who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (Ezr 2:45); spelled Hagaba in the parallel passage (Neh 7:48).
AGGABA
AGGABA<a-ga’-ba> ([ʼΑγγαβά, Aggaba], and [ʼΑγραβά, Agraba]; the King James Version, Graba) = Hagabah (Ezra 2:45) and Hagaba (Nehemiah 7:48): The descendants of Abraham (temple-servants) returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (1 Esdras 5:29).See also ACCABA.
HAGABA
HAGABA<ha-ga’-ba>, <hag’-a-ba> ([חֲגָבָא‎, chaghabha’]): Same as the following (Neh 7:48).
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