The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ethnan, Son of Ashhur
Ethnan, Son of Ashhur (אֶתְנַן‎, ethnan). A son of Ashhur and Helah listed among the descendants of Judah (1 Chr 4:7). The name here may be related to that of the city called Ithnan in the south of Judah (Josh 15:23).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Ethnan (Person)
ETHNAN (PERSON) [Heb ʾetnān (אֶתְנָן)]. Son of Asshur (1 Chr 4:7). Nothing is otherwise known about him. It is possible that the name may actually be the name of a town, and it is often identified with Ithnan, a city in S Judah (Josh 15:23).H. C. Lo
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Ethnan ethʹnan [Heb. ʾeṯnān—‘give’ or ‘hire’; Gk. Ethnadi]. A Judahite (1 Ch. 4:7), perhaps from the south Judean town of Ithnan, which may have been founded by one of his ancestors (cf. Josh. 15:23).R. K. Harrison
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Ethnan (Heb. ʾeṯnān)A Judahite, the youngest son of Ashhur and Helah (1 Chr. 4:7). The name may represent a social unit from Ithnan, located in the Negeb of Judah (Josh. 15:23).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Ethnan [ĕthˊnən] (Heb. ˒eṯnān “gift”). The youngest son of Ashhur and Helah, and a member of the tribe of Judah (1 Chr. 4:7). Some scholars suggest that the name represents a social unit from Ithnan, located in the Shephelah of Judah (cf. Josh. 15:23).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
ETH´NAN (ethʹnan; “a gift”). A descendant of Judah, one of the sons of Helah, the wife of Ashhur (1 Chron. 4:7).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
ETHNAN [ETH nan] — a descendant of Ashhur, of the tribe of Judah (1 Chr. 4:7).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ETHNAN<eth’-nan> ([אֶתְנַן‎, ’ethnan], “gift” or “hire”; [ Ἐθναδί, Ethnadi]): A Judahite (1 Chronicles 4:7).
See also
Hur Father
Helah Mother
Izhar Brother
Uri Brother
Zereth Brother
Hareph Brother
Shobal Brother
Hepher Brother
Haahashtari Brother
Ahuzzam Brother
Temeni Brother
Bezalel Nephew
Caleb Grandfather
Sheva Uncle
Ephrath Grandmother
Gazez Cousin
Hebron Cousin
Gibea Cousin
Mesha Uncle
Madmannah Cousin
Haran Uncle
Moza Uncle
Shaaph Uncle
Ziph Cousin
Gazez Uncle
Shobab Uncle
Sheber Uncle
Tirhanah Uncle
Haroeh Nephew
Ardon Uncle
Jesher Uncle