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One of the leaders of the postexilic Jewish community who signed the written agreement to keep the law during the time of Ezra and Nehemiah (Neh 10:24). Hallohesh’s son, Shallum, helped rebuild the wall around Jerusalem (Neh 3:12).
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HALLOHESH (PERSON) [Heb hallôḥēš (הַלֹּוחֵשׁ)]. The father of Shallum, ruler over half the district of Jerusalem, and one of those who, with his daughters, assisted in making repairs to the city wall (Neh 3:12). Hallohesh is also described as one of the chiefs of the people and a signatory to the
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