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HATITA (ha-tī'ta, Heb. hătîtā’, exploring). An ancestor of a family of Levitical porters who returned from exile under Zerubbabel (Ezra.2.42; Neh.7.45).

HATITA hə tī’ tə (חֲטִיטָ֖א). Eponym of a family of gate-keepers who returned with Zerubbabel (Ezra 2:42; Neh 7:45; 1 Esd 5:28, KJV “Teta,” ASV “Ateta”).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

ha-ti’-ta, hat’-i-ta (chaTiTa’): Head of a family among the "children of the porters" who returned from exile (Ezr 2:42; Ne 7:45; 1Esdras 5:28, "Ateta").