Excerpt from the Lexham Bible Dictionary, the most advanced Bible dictionary.
The descendants of Hachmoni (1 Chr 11:11). Jashobeam was a Hachmonite and a chief among David’s warriors. Though the word can be understood as the personal name Hachmoni in 1 Chr 11 and 1 Chr 27:32, it more likely refers to a clan.
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HACHMONI (PERSON) [Heb ḥakmônı̂ (חַכְמֹונִי)]. HACHMONITE. Since this name ends with ı̂, which frequently occurs as a formal element indicating a gentilic name, it is possible in both passages in which the name occurs to read either a personal name, “Hachmoni,” or a gentilic name, “a Hachmonite.”1.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Tahchemonite. Identification of Joshebbasshebeth (also called Jashobeam in 1 Chr 11:11), one of David’s mighty men (2 Sm 23:8, kjv Tachmonite). This word probably refers to the Hachmonite of 1 Chronicles 11:11, revealing a possible error in copying where the Hebrew letter “h” was confused for a “t.”
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
TACHMONITE. ASV, RSV and NASB spell the name Tahchemonite. A gentilic epithet attached to the first named hero in the list of David’s 30 mighty men (2 Sam 23:8). To judge from the parallel passage in 1 Chr 11:11, Tachmonite appears to be a corrupt reading of “the Hachmonite” or “(the son of) Hachmoni” (1
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Tach´monite, The. “The Tachmonite that sat in the seat,” chief among David’s captains, 2 Sam. 23:8, is in 1 Chron. 11:11 called “Jashobeam an Hachmonite,” or, as the margin gives it, “son of Hachmoni.” Kennicott has shown that the words translated “he that sat in the seat” are a corruption of Jashobeam,
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Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary