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Uzzi

Uzzi

Uzzi, in the Bible. 1 High priest. 2 Son of Tola. 3 Levitical overseer in Jerusalem.
  • Uzzi is a biblical name meaning "the Lord is my strength". There were several:
  • The son of Bukki, and a descendant of Aaron (1 Chr. 6:5, 51; Ezra 7:4).
  • A grandson of Issachar (1 Chr. 7:2, 3).
  • A son of Bela, and grandson of Benjamin (1 Chr. 7:7).
  • A Benjamite, a chief in the tribe (1 Chr. 9:8).
  • A son of Bani. He had the oversight of the Levites after the return from captivity (Neh. 11:22).
  • The head of the house of Jedaiah, one of "the chief of the priests" (Neh. 12:19).
  • A priest who assisted in the dedication of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 12:42).

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