Bakbuk [N]

(bottle ). "Children of Bakkuk" were among the Nethinim who returned from captivity with Zerubbabel. ( Ezra 2:51 ; Nehemiah 7:53 ) (B.C. before 536).

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

Bibliography Information

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


bak'-buk baqbuq, "bottle" perhaps onomatopoetical, referring to the clucking noise created by the pouring out of the contents of a bottle = Acub, (1 Esdras 5:31):

The descendants of Bakbuk returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (Ezra 2:51; Nehemiah 7:53).

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