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Rabsaris (Hebrew: רַב-סָרִיס, Modern {{{2}}} Tiberian {{{3}}}), possibly means "Chief of officers," is the name or title of two individuals mentioned in the Bible.

  • Rabsares (in the D-R and the Vulgate)[2]A prince of Nebuchadnezzar (Jeremiah 39:3,13). While originally translated to be the name of the persons it referred to, Rabsaris is now thought to be the name of an office or rank, not an individual[3].

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References

  1. 4 (2) Kings 18:17 Douay-Rheims Bible and Vulgate, http://www.newadvent.org/bible/2ki018.htm Accessed 30 November 2009.
  2. Jeremias (Jeremiah) 39:3,13 Douay-Rheims Bible and Vulgate, http://www.newadvent.org/bible/jer039.htm, Accessed 30 November 2009.
  3. Smith, William, Dr "Definition for 'Rabsaris' Smiths Bible Dictionary". www.bible-history.com - Smiths; 1901.

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

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