Character Study on Gabbai

Character Study on Gabbai

Nehemiah 11: And after him Gabbai, Sallai, nine hundred twenty and eight.

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Chabad Knowledge Base - Gabbai
(Aramaic) (a) the person responsible for the proper functioning of a synagogue or communal body (b) an official of the Rebbe�s court, who admits people for yechidut, private meetings

Holman Bible Dictionary - Gabbai
(gab' bay i) Personal name traditionally interpreted as meaning, “tax collector.” Member of tribe of Benjamin who settled in Jerusalem in time of Nehemiah (Nehemiah 11:8 ). Many modern commentators think copying errors have introduced the name into the text from an original Hebrew text meaning, “heroic men,” though no existing Hebrew text has this reading.



Hitchcock's Bible Names - Gabbai
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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Gabbai
GABBAI . A Benjamite ( Nehemiah 11:8 , but text doubtful).

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Gabbai
Nehemiah 11:8.

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Gabbai
Benjamite who returned from exile. Nehemiah 11:8 .

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Avodat hakodesh - �service of the Sanctuary�); one of the earliest works elucidating the fundamental concepts of Kabbalah, by the 15th century Kabbalist Rabbi Meir ben Gabbai (b