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Zaavan

Zaavan [N] [H]

terror, one of the "dukes of Edom" ( Genesis 36:27 ); called also Zavan ( 1 Chronicles 1:42 ).

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

Bibliography Information

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

Zaavan [N] [E]

trembling
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

Bibliography Information

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

Zaavan, or Zavan

(migratory ), a Horite chief, son of Ezer the son of Seir. ( Genesis 36:27 ; 1 Chronicles 1:42 )


Bibliography Information

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

ZAAVAN

za'-a-van (za`-awan, meaning unknown):

A Horite descendant of Seir (Genesis 36:27; 1 Chronicles 1:42). In 1 Chronicles, Lucian has Zauan = Samaritan z-w-`-n i.e. Zaw`an, from a root meaning "to tremble," "fear" (see ..., BDB). King James Version has "Zavan" in 1 Chronicles.


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