Character Study on Barkos

Character Study on Barkos

Ezra 2: The children of Barkos, the children of Sisera, the children of Thamah,
Nehemiah 7: The children of Barkos, the children of Sisera, the children of Tamah,

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Barkos
(bahr' kuhss) Aramaic name possibly meaning, “son of Kos (a god).” The original ancestor of a clan of Nethinim or Temple employees who returned to Jerusalem from Exile in Babylon with Zerubbabel about 537 B.C. (Ezra 2:53 ).



Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Barkos, the Children of
Ezra 2:53; Nehemiah 7:55.

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Barkos
Painter, (Ezra 2:53 ; Nehemiah 7:55 ). The father of some of the Nethinim.
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Barkos
BARKOS . Ancestor of certain Nethinim who returned with Zerubbabel ( Ezra 2:53 , Nehemiah 7:55 ; called Barchus in 1Es 5:32 ).

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Barkos
Ancestor of some Nethinim who returned from exile. Ezra 2:53 ; Nehemiah 7:55 .

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Barchus - 1Es 5:32 = Barkos of Ezra 2:53 and Nehemiah 7:55
Barkos - Barkos
Bar'Kos - "Children of Barkos" were among the Nethinim who returned from the captivity with Zerubbabel