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Ahinadab
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ahinadab, Son of Iddo
Ahinadab, Son of Iddo (אֲחִינָדָב‎, achinadav). Governor of the district of Mahanaim, east of the Jordan River; listed among those appointed to raise provisions for Solomon’s household (1 Kgs 4:14).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ahinadab (Person)
AHINADAB (PERSON) [Heb ʾăḥı̂nādāb (אֲחִינָדָב)]. The son of Iddo and prefect over the seventh of King Solomon’s twelve administrative districts named after the town Mahanaim (1 Kgs 4:14). As prefect, Ahinadab was in charge of supplying the royal court (family, servants, officials) one month per year.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Ahinadab
Ahinadab. Iddo’s son and one of 12 officers appointed to requisition food for King Solomon’s household. Ahinadab’s headquarters were in Mahanaim (1 Kgs 4:14).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ahinadab
Ahinadab ə-hinʹə-dab [Heb. aḥînāḏaḇ—‘brother is noble’]. The son of Iddo, and one of Solomon’s twelve commissary officers (1 K. 4:14), whose district was Mahanaim.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Ahinadab
AHINADAB Iddo’s son and one of 12 officers appointed to requisition food for King Solomon’s household. Ahinadab’s headquarters were in Mahanaim (1 Kgs 4:14).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Ahinadab
AHINADABA purveyor in Mahanaim for Solomon, he was the son of Iddo (1 Kgs 4:14).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Ahinadab
Ahinadab (Heb. ʾăḥɩ̂nāḏaḇ)The son of Iddo. One of Solomon’s 12 officers, he was in charge of the territory of Mahanaim (1 Kgs. 4:14).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Ahinadab
Ahinadab [ə hĭnˊə dăb] (Heb. ˒aḥînāḏaḇ “brother is noble”). The son of Iddo and one of Solomon’s twelve officers; he was in charge of the territory of Mahanaim (1 Kgs. 4:14).
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Ahinadab
AHINADAB One of the twelve officers or administrators of Solomon; he was in charge of the district of Mahanaim and had the duty of supplying provisions for the king (1 Kgs 4:14).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Ahinadab
Ahin´adab (brother the noble, i.e., a noble brother), son of Iddo, one of Solomon’s twelve commissaries who supplied provisions for the royal household. 1 Kings 4:14. (b.c. 1014–975.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Ahinadab
AHIN´ADAB (a-hinʹa-dab; “noble brother”). Son of Iddo, and one of the twelve deputies of Solomon. His district was Mahanaim, the southern half of the region beyond Jordan (1 Kings 4:14), about 950 b.c.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Ahinadab
Ahinadabbrother of liberality = liberal, one of the twelve commissariat officers appointed by Solomon in so many districts of his kingdom to raise supplies by monthly rotation for his household. He was appointed to the district of Mahanaim (1 Kings 4:14), east of Jordan.
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Iddo Father
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