Religion Wiki


34,279pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Add New Page Talk0

Ater is an Old Testament man's name meaning shut or lame.

  1. A descendant of Hezekiah, who returned from Babylon Ezra 2:16; Nehemiah 7:21
  2. An Israelite, who subscribed to Nehemiah’s covenant Nehemiah 10:17
  3. A porter Ezra 2:42; Nehemiah 7:45
  4. An old town in Bhind District, India

Ater is also a Latin adjective meaning "black, dark, gloomy, dismal or malicious".

This entry incorporates text from the public domain Easton's Bible Dictionary, originally published in 1897.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki