Poche'reth (Heb. Poke'reth, פֹּכֶרֶת, ensnaring; Sept. (Φακεράθ, v. r. Φαχεράθ, etc.), the name apparently of a person ("P. of Zebaim," the Sept. in some copies supplies "son of" between the words) whose "children" were among the Nethinim that returned from the captivity with Zerubbabel (Ezr 2:57; Ne 7:59). B.C. ante 540.