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(mighty). (1) A son of Bukki and father of Zerahiah, in the line of high priests, but never a high priest (1 Chron. 6:5-6; Ezra 7:4). (2) A son of Tola and grandson of Issachar (1 Chron. 7:2-3). (3) A son of Bela, of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chron. 7:7). (4) A Benjamite progenitor of several families settled in Jerusalem after the captivity (1 Chron. 9:8-9). (5) A Levite, son of Bani, and overseer of the Levites at Jerusalem after the captivity (Neh. 11:22). (6) A priest, and chief of the house of Jedaiah, in the time of the high priest Joiakim (Neh. 12:19). (7) A priest who assisted Ezra at the dedication of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 12:42).