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Niphis

NIPHIS

ni'-fis (Neipheis, Codex Alexandrinus Phineis; the King James Version Nephis):

Given in 1 Esdras 5:21 margin as equals "Magbish" of Ezra 2:30, whose sons are the same in number (156) as those of Niphis, but it would seem rather to be the equivalent of Nebo in 2:29.


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