The 1901 Jewish Encyclopedia
Head of a family of priests who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel; not being able to prove their genealogy, they were excluded from the priesthood (Ezra 2:61; Nehemiah 7:63). In I Esd. 5:38 the name is given as "Obdia."
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Singer, Isidore, Ph.D, Projector and Managing Editor. Entry for 'Habaiah'. 1901 The Jewish Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tje/h/habaiah.html. 1901.