BAKBUKIAH (băk'bū-kī'a, Heb. buqbuqyâh, flask, or perhaps, the Lord pours out). A name occurring three times in Nehemiah (11:17; 12:9, 25), all the references to one person, a Levite in high office in Jerusalem right after the Exile.
BAKBUKIAH băk’ bə kī’ ə (בַּקְבֻּקְיָ֖ה). A name occurring three times (
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
baqbuqyah, ("the Lord pours out"):
(1) A Levite who "dwelt in Jerusalem" after the return from Babylon (
(2) A Levite who returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (
(3) A Levite and porter keeping "the watch at the store-houses of the gates" (