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Bible Names N-Z: Nebuzaradan


Nebuzaradan in Easton's Bible Dictionary "the captain of the guard," in rank next to the king, who appears prominent in directing affairs at the capture of Jerusalem (2 Kings 25:8-20; Jer. 39:11; 40:2-5). He showed kindness toward Jeremiah, as commanded by Nebuchadnezzar (40:1). Five years after this he again came to Jerusalem and carried captive seven hundred and forty-five more Jews.

Nebuzaradan in Hitchcock's Bible Names fruits or prophecies of judgment

Nebuzaradan in Naves Topical Bible -Captain of the guard of King Nebuchadnezzar -Commands the Assyrian army which besieged Jerusalem and carried the inhabitants to Babylon 2Ki 25:8-21; Jer 39:9,10; 43:6; 52:12-30 -Protects Jeremiah Jer 39:11-14; 40:1-5

Nebuzaradan in Smiths Bible Dictionary (chief whom Nebo favors), the Rab-tabbachim i.e. chief of the slaughterers (Authorized Version "captain of the guard"), a high officer in the court of Nebuchadnezzar. On the capture of Jerusalem he was left by Nebuchadnezzar in charge of the city. Comp. Jer 39:11 He seems to have quitted Judea when he took down the chief people of Jerusalem to his master at Riblah. 2Ki 25:18-20 In four years he again appeared. Jer 52:30 Nebuchadnezzar in his twenty-third year made a descent on the regions east of Jordan, including the Ammonites and Moabites, who escaped when Jerusalem was destroyed. Thence he proceeded to Egypt, and, either on the way thither or on the return, Nebuzaradan again passed through the country and carried off more captives. Jer 52:30

Nebuzaradan in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE neb-u-zar-a'-dan, -zar'-a-dan (nebhuzar'adhan = Assyrian Nabu- zara-iddina, "Nebo has given seed"; Nebouzardan): Nebuchadnezzar's general at the siege of Jerusalem (2 Ki 25:8,11,20; Jer 52:12,15,26; 39:9,10,11,13). Under the title of "captain of the guard," he commanded the army, and, after the fall of the city, carried out his master's policy with regard to the safety of Jeremiah, the transport of the exiles, and the government of those who were left in the land.

Nebuzaradan Scripture - 2 Kings 25:8 And in the fifth month, on the seventh [day] of the month, which [is] the nineteenth year of king Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, came Nebuzaradan, captain of the guard, a servant of the king of Babylon, unto Jerusalem:

Nebuzaradan Scripture - Jeremiah 39:9 Then Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard carried away captive into Babylon the remnant of the people that remained in the city, and those that fell away, that fell to him, with the rest of the people that remained.

Nebuzaradan Scripture - Jeremiah 41:10 Then Ishmael carried away captive all the residue of the people that [were] in Mizpah, [even] the king's daughters, and all the people that remained in Mizpah, whom Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard had committed to Gedaliah the son of Ahikam: and Ishmael the son of Nethaniah carried them away captive, and departed to go over to the Ammonites.

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