The English form of several different Hebrew names. 1 The father of Abinadab, one of Solomon’s twelve district administrators (1Kgs 4:14). 2 The fifth-named son of Gershom, son of Levi (1Chr 6:21). 3 An officer responsible for the Gileadite half of Manasseh under David (1Chr 27:21). 4 A prophet and writer recording activities of Solomon, Rehoboam, and Abijah (2Chr 9:29; 2Chr 12:15; 2Chr 13:22). 5 The father (Ezra 5:1; Ezra 6:14) or grandfather (Zech 1:1; Zech 1:7) of the prophet Zechariah. 6 One of the priests and Levites who returned to Jerusalem with Zerubbabel and Joshua (Neh 12:4; Neh 12:16). 7 The head of a Jewish settlement in Casiphia, to whom Ezra sent for ministers to serve in the Temple. 8 A Jew who had married a foreign woman (Ezra 10:43).