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bas'-tha-i, bas'-thi (Basthai; the King James Version Bastai; 1 Esdras 5:31 = Besai (Ezra 2:49; Nehemiah 7:52)):
The descendants of Basthai (temple-servants) returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem.
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'BASTHAI'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.