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bar'-kus (Codex Vaticanus, Bachous; Codex Alexandrinus, Barchoue; the King James Version Charchus, from Aldine edition, Charkous; 1 Esdras 5:32 = Barkos (Ezra 2:53; Nehemiah 7:55)):
The descendants of Barchus (temple-servants) returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem.
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'BARCHUS'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.