Easton's Bible Dictionary
The head of the fifteenth sacerdotal course for the temple service (1 Chronicles 24:14 ).
A priest who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel (Nehemiah 12:5,18 ).
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. 1 Chronicles 24:14.
2. Nehemiah 12:5; Nehemiah 12:18; Nehemiah 10:8.
Holman Bible Dictionary
(bihl' gah) Personal name meaning “brightness.” 1. Original ancestor of one of divisions of priesthood (1 Chronicles 24:14 ). 2 . Priest who returned from Exile with Zerubbabel about 537 B.C. (Nehemiah 12:5 ).
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
BILGAH (‘cheerfulness’). 1 . Head of the 15th course of priests ( 1 Chronicles 24:14 ). 2 . A priest who returned with Zerub. ( Nehemiah 12:5 ; Nehemiah 12:18 ). The same as Bilgai ( Nehemiah 10:8 ).
Morrish Bible Dictionary
1. Priest in David's time. 1 Chronicles 24:14 .
2. Priest who returned from exile. Nehemiah 12:5,18 .
Hitchcock's Bible Names
Bilgai - See Bilgah
Bil'ga-i - (Nehemiah 10:8 ) [Bilgah , 2]
Bilgai - Perhaps the same as Bilgah, No
Bilgah - Bilgah (‘cheerfulness’)
Shammua, Shammuah - Priest, 'of Bilgah,' who returned from exile
Shammu'a - ...
The representative of the priestly family of Bilgah or Bilgai, in the days of Joiakim