The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ketab (Κηταβ, Kētab). A temple servant and head of a family who returned to Jerusalem from exile with Zerubbabel (1 Esdras 5:30). This name does not appear in parallel lists in Ezra and Nehemiah.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ketab (Person)
KETAB (PERSON) [Gk Kētab (Κηταβ)]. A temple servant who was the progenitor of a family which returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (1 Esdr 5:30). Although 1 Esdras is often assumed to have been compiled from Ezra and Nehemiah, this family does not appear in their lists of returning exiles (see Ezra
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ketab kētab [Gk. Kētab] (1 Esd. 5:30); AV CETAB. An ancestor of a family of Nethinim, not found in the parallel lists in Ezr. 2:46; Neh. 7:48.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
KETAB<ke’-tab> ([Κητάβ, Ketab]): Ancestor of a family of Nethinim (1 Esdras 5:30).
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 3, H–L
Ketab kee’tab (Κηταβ). Ancestor of a family of temple servants (Nethinim) who returned from the exile with Zerubbabel (1 Esd. 5:30; KJV, “Cetab”). The name is omitted in the parallel lists (Ezra 2:46; Neh. 7:48).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
KETAB, kēʹtab (Κητάβ, Kētaíb): Ancestor of a family of Nethinim (1 Esd 5:30).
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Ketab [-tub]: head of a family of temple servants who returned from the Babylonian exile with Zerubbabel (1 Esd. 5:30)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
KETAB kee´tab [Κητάβ Kētab]. An exiled Temple servant whose progeny returned to the land (1 Esd 5:30). He does not appear in the par. lists in Ezra and Nehemiah. See NETHINIM.