Bible Names H-M: Mebunnai
Mebunnai in Easton's Bible Dictionary
construction, building of Jehovah, one of David's bodyguard
Sam. 23:27; comp. 21:18); called Sibbechai and
Sibbecai (1 Chr.
Mebunnai in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
2 Samuel 23:27. Elsewhere Sibbechai (2 Samuel 21:18), Sibbecai
(1 Chronicles 20:4; 1 Chronicles 11:29; 1 Chronicles 27:11).
An error of transcribers.
Mebunnai in Hitchcock's Bible Names
son; building; understanding
Mebunnai in Naves Topical Bible
-One of David's guards
Mebunnai in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(building of Jehovah). In this form appears, In one passage
only --2Sam 23:27
--the name of one of David's guard, who is elsewhere called
2Sa 21:18; 1Ch 20:4 or SIBBECAI,
1Ch 11:29; 27:11 in the Authorized Version.
Mebunnai in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
me-bun'-i, me-bun'-a-i (mebhunnay, "well-built"): One of
David's "braves" (2 Sam 23:27). In 2 Sam 21:18 he is named
"Sibbechai" (the Revised Version (British and American)
"Sibbecai"), and is there mentioned as the slayer of a
Philistine giant. The Revised Version (British and American)
spelling occurs in 1 Ch 11:29, the King James Version
"Sibbechai" in 1 Ch 20:4 (compare 2 Sam 21:18); and in 1 Ch
27:11 the Revised Version (British and American) spelling
recurs, where this person is mentioned as captain of the 8th
course of the 12 monthly courses that served the king in rota.
Scribal error, and the similarity in Hebrew spelling of the
two forms accounts for the difference in spelling. the Revised
Version (British and American) consistently tries to keep this
Mebunnai Scripture - 2 Samuel 23:27
Abiezer the Anethothite, Mebunnai the Hushathite,
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