Bezai [N] [S]

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[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
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Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Bezai'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.


be'-za-i (betsay, "shining"(?)):

(1) A chief who with Nehemiah sealed the covenant (Nehemiah 10:18).

(2) The descendants of Bezai returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (323, Ezra 2:17; 324, Nehemiah 7:23 = Bassai, 1 Esdras 5:16).

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