Zabbai

Zabbai [N] [H] [S]

wanderer; pure.

  • Ezra 10:28 .

  • The father of Baruch, who "earnestly repaired" part of the wall of Jerusalem ( Nehemiah 3:20 ; marg., "Zaccai").

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

    Bibliography Information

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

  • Zabbai [N] [E] [S]

    flowing
    Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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

    Bibliography Information

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

    ZABBAI

    zab'-a-i, zab'-i ( zabbay, meaning unknown; Zabou):

    (1) One of those who had married foreign wives (Ezra 10:28) = "Jozabdus" of 1 Esdras 9:29.

    (2) Father of Baruch (Nehemiah 3:20). The Qere has zakkay = "Zaccai"of Ezra 2:9; Nehemiah 7:14.


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