clad with a mantle, or bond of the Lord, one of the Gadite heroes who joined David in the wilderness ( 1 Chronicles 12:13 ).
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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Machbanai". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".