Kenaz

Kenaz [N] [H] [S]

hunter.

  • One of the sons of Eliphaz, the son of Esau. He became the chief of an Edomitish tribe ( Genesis 36:11 Genesis 36:15 Genesis 36:42 ).

  • Caleb's younger brother, and father of Othniel ( Joshua 15:17 ), whose family was of importance in Israel down to the time of David ( 1 Chronicles 27:15 ). Some think that Othniel (Judg. 1:13 ), and not Kenaz, was Caleb's brother.

  • Caleb's grandson ( 1 Chronicles 4:15 ).

    These dictionary topics are from
    M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
    published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

    [N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
    [H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
    [S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

    Bibliography Information

    Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Kenaz". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

  • Kenaz [N] [E] [S]

    this purchase; this lamentation
    Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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

    Bibliography Information

    Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Kenaz'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

    Kenaz [N] [E] [H]

    (hunting ).

    1. Son of Eliphaz the son of Esau. He was one of the dukes of Edom. ( Genesis 36:15 Genesis 36:42 ; 1 Chronicles 1:53 )
    2. One of the same family, a grandson of Caleb, according to ( 1 Chronicles 4:15 ) (where see margin).

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

    Bibliography Information

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