The name of six persons, alluded to in the following passages: 2 Samuel 8:17; 2 Kings 25:18; Ezra 7:1; Jeremiah 36:26; 40:8; 51:59. The last is termed "a quiet prince" or "chief chamberlain." He bore to the Jews in Babylon a message from the prophet Jeremiah.
These dictionary topics are from American Tract Society Bible Dictionary published in 1859. Public Domain, copy freely.