CHERAN ke'-ran (keran): A Horite clan-name, occurring in the genealogy of Seir, the Horite (Genesis 36:26), and in the parallel list in 1 Chronicles 1:41. Dillmann derives it from kar, "a lamb." Copyright Statement These files are public domain. Bibliography Information Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'CHERAN'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.