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Bani

Hebrew: בָּנִי —transliteration: Bani

Meaning: built

This was the name of 4 Biblical men.

  1. Bani, a Gadite (2 Samuel 23:36) who was one of David’s 37 hero warriors

  2. Bani, a Levite mentioned in 1 Chronicles 6:46

  3. Bani of Ezra 2:10; 10:29, 34, 38

  4. Bani, a Levite who was prominent in the reforms on the return from Babylon (Neh. 8:7; 9:4-5)

    His son Rehum took part in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:17).

Article Version: March 20, 2019