Samgarnebo

Samgarnebo (Sam´gahr-nee´boh)

A Babylonian mentioned among Nebuchadnezzar II’s officials who took their seats in the Middle Gate of Jerusalem during the siege of 587 BCE (Jer 39:3). The name, a Babylonian title, can also connote a district.

Jer 39:3

3When Jerusalem was taken, all the officials of the king of Babylon came and sat in the middle gate: Nergal-sharezer, Samgar-nebo, Sarsechim the Rabsaris, Nerga ... View more

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