Tattenai, Tatnai

TATTENAI, TATNAI (tăt'ĕ-nī, tăt'nī, Heb. tat-tenay). A Persian governor of the territory west of the Jordan who was ordered to assist the Jews in the rebuilding of the temple (Ezra.5.3, Ezra.5.6; Ezra.6.6, Ezra.6.13).