Sheshbazzar

Sheshbazzar (Shesh-baz´uhr)

The “prince of Judah” (Ezra 1:8; Ezra 1:11; Ezra 5:14; Ezra 5:16) to whom Cyrus (538 BCE) entrusted the “gold and silver vessels” of the Temple to be restored to Jerusalem. Sheshbazzar may be identical with Shenazzar, a son of Jeconiah (1Chr 3:18).

Ezra 1:8

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Ezra 1:11

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Ezra 5:14

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Ezra 5:16

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1Chr 3:18

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