Imri

IMRI (îm'rī, Heb. ’imrî, contraction of Amariah)

A man of Judah, son of Bani (1Chr.9.4).The father of Zaccur, who helped in the rebuilding of the wall of Jerusalem after the Captivity (Neh.3.2).


IMRI ĭm’ rī (אִמְרִ֣י). 1. A Judahite, ancestor of one of the returned exiles (1 Chron 9:4); may be the same as Amariah in Nehemiah 11:4.

2. Father of Zaccur, who helped rebuild the wall of Jerusalem in Nehemiah’s time (Neh 3:2).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

(’imri):

(1) A Judahite (1Ch 9:4).

(2) Father of Zaccur who helped to rebuild the walls of Jerusalem under Nehemiah (Ne 3:2).