Ater

Ater (Ay´tuhr)

1 A family group (“descendants of Ater”) who returned with Zerubbabel from the Babylonian captivity (Ezra 2:16). 2 A family group of gatekeepers who also returned (Ezra 2:42). 3 A member of the postexilic community who signed the covenant to keep the law (Neh 10:17); he could be associated with either of the families identified above.

Ezra 2:16

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Ezra 2:42

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Neh 10:17

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