Try out the new BibleStudyTools.com. Click here!

Addan

Addan [N]

(strong or stony ), one of the places from which some of the captivity returned with Zerubbabel to Judea who could not show their pedigree as Israelites. ( Ezra 2:59 ) Called ADDON ( Nehemiah 7:61 )


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

Bibliography Information

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

ADDAN

ad'-an ('addan; in Ne 'addon; connected in some way with the name of the god Addu):

A name mentioned in the list of the returning exiles (Ezra 2:59, duplicated in Nehemiah 7:61). It is one of several names of Babylonian localities from which came men who were unable to declare their genealogy as Israelites.


Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ADDAN'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.