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Zaccur (descendant of Merari)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Zaccur, Descendant of Merari
Zaccur, Descendant of Merari (זַכּוּר‎, zakkur). A Levite from the line of Merari who was alive during the time of David (1 Chr 24:27).
Zaccur, Son of Asaph
Zaccur, Son of Asaph (זִכְרִי‎, zikhriy; זַכּוּר‎, zakkur; זַבְדִּי‎, zavdiy). Described simply as a son of Asaph (1 Chr 9:15; 1 Chr 25:2; 1 Chr 25:10; Neh 11:17; Neh 12:35).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Zaccur (Person)
ZACCUR (PERSON) [Heb zakkûr (זַכּוּר)]. The name Zaccur can be understood to mean “(Yahweh or God) has been mindful.”1. A Reubenite, the father of Shammua (Num 13:4). Shammua was one of the spies sent by Moses from the wilderness of Paran to spy out the land of Canaan (Numbers 13).2. A man listed
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Zabbud
Zabbud. kjv form of Zaccur, Bigvai’s descendant, in Ezra 8:14.See Zaccur #5.
Zacchur
Zacchur. kjv spelling of Zaccur, Hammuel’s son, in 1 Chronicles 4:26.See Zaccur #2.
Zaccur
Zaccur. 1. Father of Shammua, one of the 12 spies who represented Reuben’s tribe in the reconnaissance of Canaan (Nm 13:4).2. Simeonite who was the son of Hammuel and the father of Shimei (1 Chr 4:26, kjv Zacchur).3. One of the sons of Merari in the record of the divisions of the priests (1 Chr 24:27).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Zabbud
ZABBUD* kjv form of Zaccur, Bigvai’s descendant, in Ezra 8:14. See Zaccur #5.
Zacchur
ZACCHUR* kjv spelling of Zaccur, Hammuel’s son, in 1 Chronicles 4:26. See Zaccur #2.
Zaccur
ZACCUR1. Reubenite and father of Shammua, one of the 12 spies in the reconnaissance of Canaan (Nm 13:4).2. Simeonite who was the son of Hammuel and the father of Shimei (1 Chr 4:26).3. One of the descendants of Merari in the record of the divisions of the priests (1 Chr 24:27).4. One of the sons
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Zaccur
Zaccur (zak´uhr; Heb., “remembered”).1 A Reubenite, the father of Shammua, one of the twelve spies sent by Moses into Canaan (Num. 13:4).2 A Simeonite, the son of Hammuel and a descendant of Mishma (1 Chron. 4:26).3 A Levite belonging to the Merari group (1 Chron. 24:27).4 A levitical musician belonging
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Zabbud
ZABBUD. One of the sons of Bigvai who accompanied Ezra from Babylonia to Jerusalem (Ezr 8:14); RSV Zakkur. See Zaccur 5.
Zaccur
ZACCUR1. The father of Shammua, the Reubenite spy of Num 13:4.2. A Simeonite (KJV “Zacchur”) descended through Mishma (1 Chr 4:26).3. A son of Jaaziah, a Merarite Levite (1 Chr 24:27).4. A son of the musician Asaph (1 Chr 25:2, 10; Neh 12:35), perhaps to be identified with the Zichri of 1 Chr 9:15
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Zaccur
Zaccur (Heb. zakkûr)1. The father of the spy Shammua of the tribe of Reuben (Num. 13:4).2. A Simeonite; the son of Hammuel, and a descendant of Mishma (1 Chr. 4:26).3. A Levite of the Merarite line (1 Chr. 24:27).4. A Levite and son of Asaph who was leader of the third division of temple musicians
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Zabbud
Zab´bud (given), one of the sons of Bigvai, who returned in the second caravan with Ezra. Ezra 8:14. (b.c. 459.)
Zaccur
Zac´cur (mindful).1. Father of Shammua, the Reubenite spy. Num. 13:4. (b.c. 1451.)2. A Merarite Levite, son of Jaaziah. 1 Chron. 24:27.3. Son of Asaph the singer. 1 Chron. 25:2, 10; Neh. 12:35.4. The son of Imri, who assisted Nehemiah in rebuilding the city wall. Neh. 3:2. (b.c. 446.)5. A Levite,
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Zabbud
ZAB´BUD (zabʹud; “given”). A “son” of Bigvai, who returned from Babylon with Ezra (Ezra 8:14), 459 b.c. The NIV reads Zaccur; see NASB margin.
Zaccur, Zacchur
ZAC´CUR, ZACCHUR (zakʹur; “remembered”).1. The father of Shammua, the Reubenite spy (Num. 13:4), before 1440 b.c.2. Son of Hammuel, and father of Shimei (1 Chron. 4:26; KJV, “Zacchur”).3. A Levite, and third named of the four sons of Merari by Jaaziah (1 Chron. 24:27).4. Son of Asaph the singer,
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Zaccur
Zaccurmindful. (1.) Father of Shammua, who was one of the spies sent out by Moses (Num. 13:4).(2.) A Merarite Levite (1 Chr. 24:27).(3.) A son of Asaph, and chief of one of the courses of singers as arranged by David (1 Chr. 25:2, 10).(4.) Son of Imri (Neh. 3:2).(5.) A Levite (Neh. 10:12).(6.)
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Jaaziah Father
Hebrew Brother
Shoham Brother
Beno Brother
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