Luke 19:2

Overview - Luke 19
Of Zacchaeus a publican.
11 The ten pieces of money.
28 Christ rides into Jerusalem with triumph;
41 weeps over it;
45 drives the buyers and sellers out of the temple;
47 teaching daily in it. The rulers seek to destroy him, but fear the people.
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Luke 19:2  (King James Version)
And, behold, there was a man named Zacchaeus, which was the chief among the publicans, and he was rich.

the chief
[Architelones ,] rather, "a chief publican," or tax gatherer. Probably Zacchaeus, who appears from his name to have been a Jew, farmed the revenue of the district around Jericho, having others under him, who either rented of him smaller portions, or were employed as servants to collect the taxes.

and he
18:24-27 2 Chronicles 17:5 2 Chronicles 17:6