Zabbai

Zabbai (ZabĀ“i)

A descendant of Bebai, who gave up his foreign wife under the reforms of Ezra (Ezra 10:28). He may be the same individual who is mentioned in (Neh 3:20) as the father of the Baruch who helped to rebuild the walls of Jerusalem.

Ezra 10:28

28Of the descendants of Bebai: Jehohanan, Hananiah, Zabbai, and Athlai.

Neh 3:20

20After him Baruch son of Zabbai repaired another section from the Angle to the door of the house of the high priest Eliashib.

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