Adonikam

Adonikam (Ad´uh-ni´kuhm; Heb., “my lord has arisen”)

1 A family group (“descendants of Adonikam”) who returned with Zerubbabel from the Babylonian captivity (Ezra 2:13). 2 A smaller group who returned later with Ezra (Ezra 8:13).

Ezra 2:13

13Of Adonikam, six hundred sixty-six.

Ezra 8:13

13Of the descendants of Adonikam, those who came later, their names being Eliphelet, Jeuel, and Shemaiah, and with them sixty males.

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