Dodo (the Ahohite)
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Also Dodai (דּוֹדַי, doday). Father of Eleazar, who was one of David’s mighty men (2 Sam 23:9; 1 Chr 11:12). Dodai himself also is described as one of the mighty men (1 Chr 27:4).
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DODO (PERSON) [Heb dôdô (דֹּודֹו); dōdô (דֹּדֹו) ]. Var. DODAI. The name of three men in the Hebrew Bible, two of whom were warriors associated with the royal court. Like the name “Dodavahu,” this name is derived from the common Heb root dwd, which means “beloved,” “favorite,” or “friend.” The term
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
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Tyndale Bible Dictionary
DODO1. Grandfather of Tola, a minor judge who judged Israel from his native city, Shamir (Jgs 10:1).2. Father of Eleazar, one of David’s mighty men known as “the Thirty” (2 Sm 23:9; 1 Chr 11:12). Dodo is perhaps identifiable with Dodai the Ahohite in 1 Chronicles 27:4. See Dodai.3. Father of Elhanan,
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The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
DODO. The name occurs in Akkad. as Dudû.1. A descendant of Issachar, grandfather of the judge Tola (Jdg 10:1).2. An Ahohite, father of Eleazar, one of David’s three mighty men or champions (2 Sam 23:9; 1 Chr 11:12). He seems to be the same as the Dodai mentioned in 1 Chr 27:4 as commander of the division
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Dodo (Heb. dôḏô)1. A descendant of Issachar, the father of Puah, and the grandfather of the minor judge Tola (Judg. 10:1).2. The son of Ahohi (2 Sam. 23:9) or the Ahohite (1 Chr. 11:12); father of Eleazar, one of David’s Three. He is probably the same as Dodai mentioned at 1 Chr. 27:4.3. A Bethlehemite,
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