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One of the twelve tribes of Israel. Takes its name from the fifth son of Jacob by Rachel’s maidservant, Bilhah (Gen 30:1–6).
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Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Dan, Tribe of
Dan, Tribe of. Israelite tribe named for the patriarch Jacob’s fifth son. The tribe of Dan, descended from Dan’s only known son, Hushim (cf. Shuham in Nm 26:42, 43), had little distinction in its early years. Some Danites are mentioned in the wilderness narratives: Oholiab, a craftsman of the tabernacle
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Dan, Tribe of
DAN, TRIBE OF Israelite tribe named for the patriarch Jacob’s fifth son. The tribe of Dan, descended from Dan’s only known son, Hushim (cf. “Shuham” in Nm 26:42–43), had little distinction in its early years. Some Danites are mentioned in the wilderness narratives: Oholiab, a craftsman of the tabernacle
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Danites [dănˊīts] (Heb. haddānî, benê-ḏān). Members of the tribe of Dan (e.g., Josh. 19:47).
Dan (Person, Tribe)
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Dan—a judge. (1.) The fifth son of Jacob. His mother was Bilhah, Rachel’s maid (Gen. 30:6, “God hath judged me”, Heb. dananni). The blessing pronounced on him by his father was, “Dan shall judge his people” (49:16), probably in allusion to the judgeship of Samson, who was of the tribe of Dan.The tribe
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Dan, Tribe of
DAN, TRIBE OF — the tribe of Dan, descended from the son of Jacob. This tribe never lived up to its promise. The area allotted to Dan included the towns of Aijalon, Ekron, Eltekeh, and Zorah in the west central part of Canaan (Josh. 19:40–46; 21:5, 23–24) and stretched to Joppa on the Mediterranean Sea.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Dan [Dan](Hebrew origin: Judge)(Genesis 30:6). 17th century b.c. Dan, the ancestor of the tribe of Dan, was the eldest of the two sons—the other was Naphtali—whom Bilhah, Rachel’s maid, had with Jacob. His mother had been given, as a wedding gift, by Laban to his daughter Rachel, when she married Jacob.
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