meaning of ben sira

ben sira meaning in General Dictionary

an Apocryphal book primarily of maxims (resembling Proverbs in that respect)

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Even in the beginning of the 2nd century B.C., when Ben Sira praises notable figures of the exilic and post-exilic age (Zerubbabel, Jeshua and Nehemiah), Ezra is passed over (Ecclesiasticus xlix.

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