- a leader of the Jews on their return to Jerusalem after the Babylonian captivity. Ezra 2:1, 2; 3:2–13.
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Historical Examples of zerubbabel
Zerubbabel, my lad, are you desirous of attracting attention?
Zerubbabel could borrow Mr. Rawson's pony, I am sure, and be your escort.
His tormentor then said, "You may like to know my name; it is Zerubbabel."Loss and Gain
John Henry Newman
In this they were probably aided by Zerubbabel, the grandson of King Jehoiachin.
Amongst them was a great-grandson of Zerubbabel, a descendant of the house of David.