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Hakkatan
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hakkatan
Hakkatan (קָטָן‎, qatan). The father of a returning exile, Johanan (Ezra 8:12).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hakkatan (Person)
HAKKATAN (PERSON) [Heb haqqatan (הַקַּתַן)]. A descendant of Azgad and the father of the returning exile Johanan. Johanan returned under Ezra with 110 other descendants of Azgad (Ezra 8:12 = 1 Esdr 8:38). Williamson (Ezra, Nehemiah WBC, 111) suggests that the list of twelve in Ezra 8 is indicative of
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hakkatan
Hakkatan. Member of Azgad’s family, the father of Jonathan, and one of the exiles who returned to Jerusalem with Ezra (Ezr 8:12).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hakkatan
Hakkatan hakʹə-tan [Heb. Gk. haqqāṭān—‘the little one’; Apoc. Gk. Akatan] (Ezr. 8:12; 1 Esd. 8:38); AV Apoc. ACATAN; NEB Apoc. HACATAN. The father of Johanan, who returned with Ezra to Jerusalem.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hakkatan
HAKKATAN Member of Azgad’s family, the father of Johanan, and one of the exiles who returned to Jerusalem with Ezra (Ezr 8:12).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hakkatan
HAKKATAN. The father of Johanan, chief of the family of Azgad, who returned from the Babylonian Exile with Ezra (Ezr 8:12). The name is Katan, “little,” with the definite article prefixed. The name occurs in Akkad, as Qitinu and Kuttunu.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hakkatan
Hakkatan (Heb. haqqāṭān)A descendant of Azgad; the father of Johanan, who returned from Babylon with Ezra (Ezra 8:12; 1 Esdr. 8:38).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hakkatan
Hakkatan [hăkˊə tăn] (Heb. haqqāṭān “the small one”). A descendant of Azgad, and the father of Johanan who returned from Babylon with Ezra (Ezra 8:12; 1 Esdr. 8:38).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hakkatan
Hak´katan (young). Johanan, son of Hakkatan, was the chief of the Bene-Azgad who returned from Babylon with Ezra. Ezra 8:12.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hakkatan
HAK´KATAN (hakʹa-tan, “little or junior”). A descendant (or native) of Azgad, and father of Johanan, which last returned with 110 male retainers from Babylon with Ezra (Ezra 8:12), before 457 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hakkatan
HAKKATAN [HAK uh tan] (the small one) — the father of Johanan, who returned from the Captivity with Ezra (Ezra 8:12).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HAKKATAN
HAKKATAN<hak’-a-tan> ([הַקָּטָן‎, ha-qaTan], “the little one”): The father of Johanan, who returned with Ezra to Jerusalem (Ezr 8:12 = Akatan, 1 Esdras 8:38).
AKATAN
AKATAN<ak’-a-tan> ([ʼΑκατάν, Akatan]; the King James Version, Acatan = Hakkatan; Ezra 8:12): The father of Joannes who returned with Ezra to Jerusalem (1 Esdras 8:38).
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Relatives
Johanan Son