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Cheran
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Cheran, Son of Dishon
Cheran, Son of Dishon (כְּרָן‎, keran). A descendant of Seir the Horite, which makes him an Edomite (Gen 36:26; 1 Chr 1:41).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Cheran (Person)
CHERAN (PERSON) [Heb kĕrān (כְּרָן)]. A clan name in the genealogical clan list of Seir the Horite. This person appears in Gen 36:26 as well as in the matching genealogy in 1 Chr 1:41. He is said to be the fourth son of the clan chief DISHON and is thus the grandson of Seir. These relationships may
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Cheran
Cheran. Dishon’s son, a member of the Horite tribe during Esau’s time (Gn 36:26; 1 Chr 1:41).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Cheran
Cheran kḕrən [Heb. kerān]. A Horite clan-name occurring in the genealogy of Seir the Horite (Gen. 36:26) and in the parallel list in 1 Ch. 1:41.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Keran
KERAN Dishon’s son, a member of the Horite tribe during Esau’s time (Gn 36:26; 1 Chr 1:41).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Cheran
CHERAN. The fourth son of Dishon, a Hurrian clan chief, listed in the genealogical tables of Seir. Evidently the founder of a Hurrian subclan in Edom (Gen 36:26; 1 Chr 1:41).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Cheran
Cheran (Heb. kĕrān)The fourth son of the Horite Dishon, head of a clan dwelling in the land of Seir (Gen. 36:26; 1 Chr. 1:41).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Cheran
Cheran [kĭrˊən] (Heb. kerān). The fourth son of the Horite Dishon, who dwelled in the land of Seir (Gen. 36:26; 1 Chr. 1:41).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Cheran
Che´ran (lyre), one of the sons of Dishon the Horite “duke.” Gen. 36:26; 1 Chron. 1:41.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Cheran
CHE´RAN (keʹran), Ke´ran (NIV). The last named of the four sons of Dishon, the Horite chief descended from Seir (Gen. 36:26; 1 Chron. 1:41).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Cheran
CHERAN [KEE ruhn] — a son of Dishon (Gen. 36:26; 1 Chr. 1:41; Keran, NIV).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
CHERAN
CHERAN<ke’-ran> (כְּרָן‎ [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.”
See also
Relatives
Dishan Father
Hemdan Brother
Ithran Brother
Eshban Brother
Ezer Uncle
Amalek Cousin
Dishan Uncle
Hori Cousin
Seir Grandfather
Shobal Uncle
Zibeon Uncle
Timna Aunt
Anah Cousin
Anah Uncle
Aiah Cousin
Lotan Uncle
Hemam Cousin
Onam Cousin
Dishan Cousin
Bilhan Cousin
Ebal Cousin
Uz Cousin
Akan Cousin
Manahath Cousin
Shepho Cousin
Alvan Cousin
Aran Cousin
Zaavan Cousin