Bible Names N-Z : Rabsaris


Rabsaris in Wikipedia 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. Rabasaris (in the D-R and the Vulgate; Greek: Ραφις)[1] - One of the three officers whom the King of Assyria (Sennacherib) sent from Lachish with a threatening message to Jerusalem (2 Kings 18:17 ). 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].