the master of the eunuchs of Nebuchadnezzar ( Daniel 1:3 ), the "Rabsaris" of the court. His position was similar to that of the Kislar-aga of the modern Turkish sultans.
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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Ashpenaz". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".