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Hakupha
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hakupha
Hakupha (חֲקוּפָא‎, chaqupha'). Ancestor of a family of temple servants (Ezra 2:51; Neh 7:53).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hakupha (Person)
HAKUPHA (PERSON) [Heb ḥăqûpāʾ (חֲקוּפָא)]. Head of a family of Nethinim (temple servants) who are listed as returnees from Babylonian exile under the leadership of Zerubbabel and others (Ezra 2:51 = Neh 7:53 = 1 Esdr 5:31). For further discussion see AKKUB.Chaney R. Bergdall
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hakupha
Hakupha. Forefather of a family of temple assistants that returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel after the exile (Ezr 2:51; Neh 7:53).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hakupha
Hakupha hə-kooʹfə [Heb. aqûp̱āʾ; Gk. Akipha (Ezr. 2:51), Achipha (Neh. 7:53), Achiba (1 Esd. 5:31)]; AV Apoc. ACIPHA; NEB Apoc. ACHIPHA. A family name of some of the temple servants who returned with Zerubbabel from Babylon.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hakupha
HAKUPHA Forefather of a family of temple assistants who returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel after the exile (Ezr 2:51; Neh 7:53).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hakupha
HAKUPHA. The sons of Hakupha were among the post-Exilic temple servants of lower rank who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (Ezr 2:51; Neh 7:53).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hakupha
Hakupha (Heb. ḥăqûp̱āʾ)A temple servant whose family returned from the Exile with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:51 = Neh. 7:53).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hakupha
Hakupha [hə kūˊfə] (Heb. aqûp̱â˒ “crooked”). A temple servant whose family returned from the Exile with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:51; Neh. 7:53).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hakupha
Haku´pha (bent). Bene-Hakupha were among the Nethinim who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel. Ezra 2:51; Neh. 7:53.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hakupha
HAKU´PHA (ha-kūʹfa; “crooked, bent,” cf. Arab. ḥakafa, “to be curved”). One of the Temple servants who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:51; Neh. 7:53), about 538 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hakupha
HAKUPHA [huh KOO fuh] — an ancestor of a family of Nethinim (Temple servants) who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:51).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HAKUPHA
HAKUPHA<ha-ku’-fa> ([חֲקוּפָא‎, chaqupha’] “incitement”). A family name of some of the Nethinim who returned with Zerubbabel from Babylon (Ezr 2:51; Neh 7:53).
ACHIPHA
ACHIPHA<ak’-i-fa>; the King James Version Acipha, <as’-i-fa> ([ʼΑχιφά, Achipha]), in the Apocrypha (1 Esdras 5:31) head of one of the families of the temple-servants, who returned with Zerubbabel, same as the Old Testament HAKUPHA (Ezra 2:51; Nehemiah 7:53), which see.
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