BANNAS băn’ əs (Βάννος; KJV BANUAS). The ancestor of some Levites who returned from the Exile with Zerubbabel (
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
A name occurring in the list of those who returned from the captivity with Zerubbabel (1 Esdras 5:26). Bannas and Sudias are represented by Hoodaviah in the lists of Ezra and Nehemiah.