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Zaccai
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Zaccai
Zaccai (זַכַּי‎, zakkay). An ancestor of a family of exiles that returned from Babylon to Judah with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:9; Neh 7:14).
Zabbai, Son of Bebai
Zabbai, Descendant of Bebai (זַבַּי‎, zabbay). A priest and member of the family of Bebai in the postexilic Jewish community. Zabbai was listed among those who agreed to Ezra’s demand to divorce his foreign wife (Ezra 10:28).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Zaccai (Person)
ZACCAI (PERSON) [Heb zakkāy (זַכָּי)]. Var. CHORBE. Head of a family of Babylonian exiles who are listed as returnees under the leadership of Zerubbabel and others (Ezra 2:9 [= Neh 7:14 = 1 Esdr 5:12]). In place of the name Zaccai, the list in 1 Esdras gives the form CHORBE. For discussion of the Ezra
Zabbai (Person)
ZABBAI (PERSON) [Heb zabbay (זַבַּי‎)]. 1. A descendant of Bebai and one of the returned exiles whom Ezra required to divorce his foreign wife (Ezra 10:28 = 1 Esdr 9:28). Noth claims that Zabbai is a shortened form of a name derived from the Aramaic root zbd, “gift”—a name much more prevalent in the postexilic
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Zaccai
Zaccai. Forefather of a family that returned with Zerubbabel to Judah following the exile (Ezr 2:9; Neh 7:14).
Zabbai
Zabbai. 1. Bebai’s son and one of the priests who divorced his foreign wife at Ezra’s command (Ezr 10:28).2. Father of Baruch. Baruch repaired a section of the Jerusalem wall during Nehemiah’s day (Neh 3:20).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Zaccai
Zaccai zakʹī [Heb. zakkay—‘Yahweh has remembered’ (?); perhaps a shortened form of Zechariah]. Head of a family of 760 people who returned from exile with Zerubbabel (Ezr. 2:9; Neh. 7:14).See IP, pp. 39, 187.
Zabbai
Zabbai zabʹī [Heb. zabbay; Gk. Apoc. B Zabdos, A Iōzabados], AV Apoc. JOSABAD; NEB Apoc. OZABADUS.
Zabbai
2. Father of a certain Baruch who repaired a section of the wall of Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah (Neh. 3:20). The qere reads zakkay (Zaccai).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Zaccai
ZACCAI Forefather of a family who returned with Zerubbabel to Judah following the exile (Ezr 2:9; Neh 7:14).
Zabbai
ZABBAI1. Bebai’s son and one of the priests who divorced his foreign wife at Ezra’s command (Ezr 10:28).2. Father of Baruch. Baruch repaired a section of the Jerusalem wall during Nehemiah’s day (Neh 3:20).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Zaccai
ZACCAI. Head of a family, 960 members of which returned from Babylonian Captivity (Ezr 2:9; Neh 7:14).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Zaccai
Zaccai (Heb. zakkay)An Israelite whose descendants returned with Zerubbabel from captivity in Babylon (Ezra 2:9 = Neh. 7:14; cf. 3:20 Q).
Zabbai
Zabbai (Heb. zabbay)1. An Israelite who had taken a foreign wife (Ezra 10:28).2. The father of Baruch, who helped repair a section of the wall (Neh. 3:20 K; Q “Zaccai”). He may be the same as 1 above.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Zaccai
Zaccai [zăkˊī] (Heb. zakkay “pure”). An Israelite whose descendants returned with Zerubbabel from captivity in Babylon (Ezra 2:9; Neh. 7:14; cf. 3:20, Q)
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Zabba-i
Zab´ba-i (pure).1. One of the descendants of Bebai, who had married a foreign wife in the days of Ezra. Ezra 10:28. (b.c. 458.)2. Father of Baruch, who assisted Nehemiah in rebuilding the city wall. Neh. 3:20. (b.c. before 446.)
Zacca-i
Zac´ca-i (pure). The sons of Zaccai, to the number of 760, returned with Zerubbabel. Ezra 2:9; Neh. 7:14. (b.c. before 536.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Zaccai
ZAC´CAI (zakʹī; probably shortened form of Zechariah). The sons of Zaccai to the number of 760 returned with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:9; Neh. 7:14), before 536 b.c.
Zabbai
ZAB´BAI (zabʹī).1. One of the “sons” of Bebai, who divorced his Gentile wife (Ezra 10:28), 456 b.c.2. Father of the Baruch who assisted in repairing the walls of Jerusalem after the Exile (Neh. 3:20), 445 b.c.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Zaccai
Zaccaipure, one whose “sons” returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (Ezra 2:9; Neh. 7:14). (See ZABBAI.)
Zabbai
Zabbaiwanderer; pure. (1.) Ezra 10:28.(2.) The father of Baruch, who “earnestly repaired” part of the wall of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:20; marg., “Zaccai”).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Zaccai
ZACCAI [ZACK cay eye] — a person whose descendants returned from the Captivity with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:9; Neh. 7:14). Also see Zabbai No. 2.
Zabbai
ZABBAI [ZAB ay eye] — the name of one or two men in the Old Testament:1. One of the sons, or descendants, of Bebai (Ezra 10:28). Zabbai divorced his pagan wife after the Captivity.2. The father of a certain Baruch (Neh. 3:20). Baruch helped repair the wall of Jerusalem after the Captivity. Zabbai may
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Baruch Son