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Jadon
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jadon
Jadon (יָדוֹן‎, yadon). A Meronothite who helped rebuild the wall around Jerusalem (Neh 3:7).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jadon (Person)
JADON (PERSON) [Heb yādôn (יָדֹון)]. One of those who repaired the wall of Jerusalem following the return from Babylonian exile (Neh 3:7). Newman (IDB 2: 787) offers 2 possible derivations for the name: (1) from an Arabic word meaning “frail” or (2) a shortened form of ydnyh, which occurs in the Elephantine
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jadon
Jadon. Workman on the Jerusalem wall after the return from exile. Jadon worked on the section near the Old Gate of the city with men from Gibeon and Mizpah. He was a Meronothite (Neh 3:7).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jadon
Jadon jāʹdon [Heb. yāḏôn]. One who helped to rebuild the wall of Jerusalem in company with the men of Gibeon and of Mizpah (Neh. 3:7). He is called the “Meronothite,” and another Meronothite is referred to in 1 Ch. 27:30, but there is no mention of a place Meronoth. Perhaps the reference was to
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jadon
JADON Workman on the Jerusalem wall after the return from exile. Jadon worked on the section near the Old Gate of the city with men from Gibeon and Mizpah. He was a Meronothite (Neh 3:7).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Jadon
JADON. A Meronothite who worked Melatiah the Gibeonite and the men of Gibeon and of Mizpah in repairing the wall of Jerusalem during the time of Nehemiah (Neh 3:7).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jadon
Jadon (Heb. yāḏôn)A Meronothite who helped repair the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:7).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jadon
Jadon [jāˊdŏn] (Heb. yāḏôn “he rules”). A Meronothite who helped repair the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:7).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jadon
Ja´don (judge), the Meronothite, who assisted to repair the wall of Jerusalem. Neh. 3:7. (b.c. 446.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jadon
JA´DON (jaʹdon; “judge”). A Meronothite who assisted in reconstructing the walls of Jerusalem after the return from Babylon (Neh. 3:7), 445 b.c.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Jadon
Jadonjudge, a Meronothite who assisted in rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 3:7).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Jadon
JADON [JAY dahn] (he judges) — an Israelite who helped repair the walls of Jerusalem after the Captivity (Neh. 3:7).