Easton's Bible Dictionary
Whom the Lord sets up, one of those "which came with Zerubbabel" (Ezra 2:13 ). His "children," or retainers, to the number of 666, came up to Jerusalem (8:13).
Hitchcock's Bible Names
The Lord is raised
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
ADONIKAM (‘my Lord has arisen’), Ezra 2:13 ; Ezra 8:13 , Neh 7:18 , Esther 5:14 Esther 5:14 ; 1Es 8:39 . The head of a Jewish family after the Exile; apparently called in Nehemiah 10:16 Adonijah .
Holman Bible Dictionary
(ad oh ni' kuhm) Personal name meaning, “the Lord has arisen.” Family head of 666 persons who returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel from Babylon about 537 B.C. (Ezra 2:13 ). Some members of the family returned with Ezra under Xerxes (Ezra 8:13 ). Compare Ezra 7:18 . Some Bible students think Adonikam is the same person as Adonijah in Nehemiah 10:16 .
Morrish Bible Dictionary
One or more whose descendants returned from exile. Ezra 2:13 ; Ezra 8:13 ; Nehemiah 7:18 .
Adonikam - Adonikam (‘my Lord has arisen’), Ezra 2:13 ; Ezra 8:13 , Neh 7:18 , Esther 5:14 Esther 5:14 ; 1Es 8:39
Adoni'Kam, - The sons of Adonikam, 666 in number, were among those who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel
Adonikam - Some Bible students think Adonikam is the same person as Adonijah in Nehemiah 10:16
Eliphalet , Eliphelet - Son of Adonikam: one who returned from exile
Jeiel - Son of Adonikam: he returned from exile
Eliphelet - One of the sons of Adonikam who returned from exile ( Ezra 8:13 = Eliphalat of 1Es 8:39 )
Adoni'Jah - (2 Chronicles 17:8 ) ...
The same as Adonikam. (Nehemiah 10:16 ) [Adonikam ]
Eliph'Elet - ) ...
One of the leaders of the Bene-Adonikam who returned from Babylon with Ezra
je-i'el - ) ...
One of the Bene-Adonikam who formed part of the caravan of Ezra from Babylon to Jerusalem
Shemai'ah - ) ...
A descendant of Jeduthun the singer who lived in the reign of Hezekiah (2 Chronicles 29:14 ) ...
One of the sons of Adonikam who returned with Ezra
Shemaiah - Son of Adonikam
Shemaiah - One of the family of Adonikam ( Ezra 8:18 ), in 1Es 8:39 Samaias
Adonijah - Nehemiah 10:16, called Adonikam in Ezra 2:13, whose children were 666 (compare Revelation 13:18, the numerical mark of the beast), Revelation 8:13; Nehemiah 7:18; Nehemiah 10:16, but 667 in Nehemiah 7:18
Names - Adonikam signifies 'lord of the enemy,' Gesenius; but 'Adon is assisting,' FÃ¼rst
Adonijah - Perhaps = Adonikam , one of those that sealed the covenant ( Nehemiah 9:38 ; Nehemiah 10:16 )
Antichrist - The children of Adonikam are 666 in Ezra 2:13, but 667 in Nehemiah 7:18