Kelita [S]

dwarf, a Levite who assisted Ezra in expounding the law to the people ( Nehemiah 8:7 ; 10:10 ).

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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.

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

Bibliography Information

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

Kelita [E]

(assembly ), one of the Levites who returned with Ezra. ( Ezra 10:23 ) He assisted in expounding the law. ( Nehemiah 8:7 ) and signed the covenant with Nehemiah. ( Nehemiah 10:10 ) (B.C. 459-410). [E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

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


kel'-i-ta, ke-li'-ta (qeliTa' "dwarf").


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