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Ahian
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ahian, Son of Shemida
Ahian, Son of Shemida (אַחְיָן‎, achyan). A descendant of Manasseh (1 Chr 7:19).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ahian (Person)
AHIAN (PERSON) [Heb ʾaḥyān (אַחְיָן)]. The son of Shemida, and grandson of Manasseh (1 Chr 7:19) listed within the extended genealogy of Israel (1 Chronicles 2–8). Ahian is not mentioned elsewhere in connection with Shemida, who is allotted land in the Cisjordon (Num 26:32; Josh 17:2). According to
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ahian
Ahian ə-hiʹən [Heb. ’aḥyān—‘brotherly’ (?)]. A son of Shemida of the tribe of Manasseh (1 Ch. 7:19).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Ahian
Ahian (Heb. ʾaḥyān)The son of Shemida of the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chr. 7:19).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Ahian
Ahian [ə hīˊən] (Heb. ˒aḥyām, possibly “brotherly”). The son of Shemida of the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chr. 7:19).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Ahian
AHI´AN (a-hīʹan; “brotherly”). The first named of the four sons of Shemidah, of the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chron. 7:19).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Ahian
AHIAN [A HIGH un] — a son of Shemida, of the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chr. 7:19).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
AHIAN
AHIAN<a-hi’-an> ( אַחְיָן‎ [’achyan], “brotherly”): A son of Shemida of the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chronicles 7:19).
See also
Relatives
Shemida Father
Shechem Brother
Likhi Brother
Aniam Brother