Rehum

Easton’s Bible Dictionary

Rehum : merciful.

  1. One of "the children of the province" who returned from the Captivity (Ezra 2:2); the same as "Nehum" (Nehemiah 7:7).
  2. The "chancellor" of Artaxerxes, who sought to stir him up against the Jews (Ezra 4:8-24) and prevent the rebuilding of the walls and the temple of Jerusalem.
  3. A Levite (Nehemiah 3:17).
  4. Nehemiah 10:25.
  5. A priest (Nehemiah 12:3).
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