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Zerubbabel

[zuh-ruhb-uh-buh l]
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noun
  1. 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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Also Zorobabel.
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Historical Examples

  • Zerubbabel, my lad, are you desirous of attracting attention?

    Hildegarde's Holiday

    Laura E. Richards

  • Zerubbabel could borrow Mr. Rawson's pony, I am sure, and be your escort.

    Hildegarde's Holiday

    Laura E. Richards

  • 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.