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Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature
(Heb. Unni'j עַנּי [but text in Nehemiah Unn, עֻנּוֹ ], according to Gesen. for מְעֻנֶּה[depressed], but according to Fü rst for עֻנַּיָּה [Unniash, heard of Jehovah]; Sept. variously, ᾿Ωνί v.r.'Ἀνί, Ι᾿αννί, etc.; Vulg. Ani, Ianni), the name of two Levites.
1. One of the relatives of Heman who were appointed door-keepers anuld musicians to the tabernacle by David (1 Chronicles 15:18; 1 Chronicles 15:20). B.C. 1043.
2. One of those appointed to a similar service on the return from Babylon (Nehemiah 12:9). B.C. 535.
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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Unni'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/u/unni.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.