A son of Bani. He had the oversight of the Levites after the return from captivity ( Nehemiah 11:22 ).
The head of the house of Jedaiah, one of "the chief of the priests" ( Nehemiah 12:19 ).
A priest who assisted in the dedication of the walls of Jerusalem ( Nehemiah 12:42 ).
These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible [H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names [S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Uzzi". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .