Dishon (son of Seir)
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An Edomite and son of Seir the Horite. One of the chiefs of the Horites (Gen 36:21, 30; 1 Chr 1:38).
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Dishon (di´shon; an early Northwest Arabic and Canaanite form of Dishan).1 A son of the Horite Seir, listed fifth in Gen. 36:21 and 1 Chron. 1:38, and father of four sons, Hemdan, Eshban, Ithran, and Cheran (Gen. 36:28; Hamran for Hemdan in 1 Chron. 1:42).2 The son of Anah (Gen. 36:25; 1 Chron. 1:41),
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DISHON. The name of two descendants of Seir, the Horite. The Heb. dishôn can mean “antelope,” “mountain goat” (cf. Deut 14:5), but perhaps it is derived from the Hurrian name Tai-sheni.1. Seir’s fifth son, and head of one of the original Edomite tribes (Gen 36:21, 30; 1 Chr 1:38).2. Seir’s grandson,
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Dishon [Di-shon](Hebrew origin: Antelope)(Genesis 36:21). Unspecified date. Dishon was one of the sons of Seir the Horite, ancestor of the clans that settled in the land of Edom. His sons were Hemdan, Eshban, Ithran, and Cheran. His brothers were Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Dishan, Ezer, and Anah.(Genesis