Elnathan,

Elnathan, or Elnathan

(God hath given ).

  1. The maternal grandfather of Jehoiachin, ( 2 Kings 24:8 ) the same with Elnathan the son of Achbor. ( Jeremiah 26:22 ; Jeremiah 36:12 Jeremiah 36:25 )
  2. The name of three persons, apparently Levites, in the time of Ezra. ( Ezra 8:16 )

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Elnathan, or Elnathan'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.