Meaning: the Lord is my strength

The name of several biblical men…

  1. The son of Bukki, and a descendant of Aaron (1 Chronicles 6:5, 51; Ezra 7:4).

  2. A grandson of Issachar (1 Chronicles 7:2, 3).

  3. A son of Bela, and grandson of Benjamin (1 Chronicles 7:7).

  4. A Benjamite, a chief in the tribe (1 Chronicles 9:8).

  5. A son of Bani. He had the oversight of the Levites after the return from captivity (Neh. 11:22).

  6. The head of the house of Jedaiah, one of “the chief of the priests” (Neh. 12:19).

  7. A priest who assisted in the dedication of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 12:42).