deputy

deputy

An official of secondary rank (1Kgs 22:47; Ezra 4:8; Ezra 4:9; Ezra 4:17).

1Kgs 22:47

47There was no king in Edom; a deputy was king.

Ezra 4:8

8Rehum the royal deputy and Shimshai the scribe wrote a letter against Jerusalem to King Artaxerxes as follows

Ezra 4:9

9(then Rehum the royal deputy, Shimshai the scribe, and the rest of their associates, the judges, the envoys, the officials, the Persians, the people of Erech, ... View more

Ezra 4:17

17The king sent an answer: “To Rehum the royal deputy and Shimshai the scribe and the rest of their associates who live in Samaria and in the rest of the provin ... View more

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