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Talmon

Talmon [N] [E]

(oppressor ), the head of a family of door-keepers in the temple, "the porters for the camps of the sons: of Levi." ( 1 Chronicles 9:17 ; Nehemiah 11:19 ) (B.C. 1013.) Some of his descendants returned with Zerubbabel, ( Ezra 2:43 ; Nehemiah 7:45 ) and were employed in their hereditary office in the days of Nehemiah and Ezra. ( Nehemiah 12:25 )


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

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