Hasrah (temple servant)
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hasrah (Person)
HASRAH (PERSON) [Heb ḥasrā (חַסְרָהָ)]. Var. HARHAS. 1. Grandfather of Shallum, the husband of Huldah the prophetess (2 Chr 34:22 [ chellēs]). Harhas, a variant form of the name, appears in the parallel text of 2 Kgs 22:14.2. A temple servant who was the progenitor of a family which returned from
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hasrah (exile)
2. In 1 Esd. 5:31 (AV AZARA, NEB ASARA), the head of a family returning to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel. His name is omitted in the par passages (Ezr. 2:49; Neh. 7:51).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hasrah (Heb. ḥasrâ) (also HARHAS)1. The grandfather of Shallum (2 Chr. 34:22). At 2 Kgs. 22:14 the name appears as Harhas.2. The head of a family who returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel following the Exile (1 Esdr. 5:31; Gk. Asara). The name is omitted in the parallel accounts (Ezra 2:49; Neh.
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Hasrah [haz-ruh] (1) variant form of Harhas (2 Chron. 34:22) (2) head of a family of temple servants who returned from the Babylonian exile with Zerubbabel (1 Esd. 5:31; omitted from parallel texts in Ezra and Nehemiah)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
HASRAH haz´ruh [חַסְרָהkhasrah; Ἀσαρά Asara]. 1. The grandfather of the prophet HULDAH’s husband. Hasrah appears in 2 Chr 34:22. The name is HARHAS in 2 Kgs 22:14.2. Head of a postexilic temple servant family, Hasrah is named in 1 Esd 5:31 (but not Ezra 2:49 or Neh 7:51). See NETHINIM.SUSANNA W.
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