Nebushasban

Nebushasban [N] [S]

adorer of Nebo, or Nebo saves me, the "Rabsaris," or chief chamberlain, of the court of Babylon. He was one of those whom the king sent to release Jeremiah from prison in Jerusalem ( Jeremiah 39:13 ).

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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Nebushasban". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Nebushasban [N] [E]

(Nebo saves me ), one of the officers of Nebuchadnezzar at the time of the capture of Jerusalem. He was Rab-saris, i.e. a chief of the eunuchs. ( Jeremiah 39:13 ) Nebushasbans office and title were the same as those of Ashpenaz, ( Daniel 1:3 ) whom he probably succeeded.


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

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