Onam

Onam [N] [S]

Onan
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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

Onam [N] [H]

(strong ).

  1. One of the sons of Shobal the son of Seir. ( Genesis 36:23 ; 1 Chronicles 1:40 ) (B.C. 1964.)
  2. The son of Jerahmeel by his wife Atarah. ( 1 Chronicles 2:26 1 Chronicles 2:28 )

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

Bibliography Information

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

ONAM

o'-na ('onam, "vigorous"; compare ONAN):

(1) "Son" of Shobal "son" of Seir the Horite (Genesis 36:23; 1 Chronicles 1:40).

(2) "Son" of Jerahmeel by Atarah; perhaps the name is connected with Onan son of Judah (1 Chronicles 2:26,28).


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