Free Online Bible Library | Bavvai

We also have classes for: provides a comprehensive biblical education from world-class professors
to encourage spiritual growth in the church, for free.

Would you do us the favor of answering this two question poll so we can know how to serve you better? You will also be given the opportunity to join our team tasked with how to make better. Thank you.  --Bill Mounce



BAVVAI băv’ ī (בַּוַּ֖י, KJV BAVAI). A Levite; son of Henadad; one of those who helped to rebuild the wall of Jerusalem after the Exile (Neh 3:18); called Binnui in v. 24. There is textual evidence that Bavvai may be a corruption of Binnui.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

(bawway; Septuagint Codex Alexandrinus, Benei; Codex Vaticanus, Bedei; the King James Version Bavai, "wisher" (?) (Ne 3:18)): Perhaps identical with or a brother of Binnui (Ne 3:24). See Binnui. Bavvai, "the son of Henadad, the ruler of half the district of Keilah," was of a Levitical family. He is mentioned as one of those who repaired the wall of Jerusalem after the return from Babylon (Ne 3:17 f).

Biblical Training

The BiblicalTraining app gives you access to 2,300 hours of instruction (129 classes and seminars). Stream the classes, or download and listen to them offline. Share classes via social media, email, and more.