Gazzam

Gazzam [N] [S]

the fleece of them
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Gazzam'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Gazzam [N] [H]

(devouring ). The Bene-Gazzam were among the familiar of the Nethinim who returned from the captivity with Zerubbabel. ( Ezra 2:48 ; Nehemiah 7:51 ) (B.C. 536.)


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

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Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Gazzam'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

GAZZAM

gaz'-am (gazzam, "devouring"):

Head of a family of Nethinim who returned from exile (Ezra 2:48; Nehemiah 7:51; 1 Esdras 5:31, "Gazera").


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'GAZZAM'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.