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Onam (descendant of Seir)
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Onam, Son of Shobal
Onam, Son of Shobal (אוֹנָם‎, onam). A descendant of Seir the Horite (Gen 36:23; 1 Chr 1:40).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Onam (Person)
ONAM (PERSON) [Heb ʾônām (אֹונָם‎)]. 1. A clan name in the genealogical clan list of Seir the Horite. This person is referred to in Gen 36:23 and in the matching genealogy in 1 Chr 1:40 as the fifth son of the clan chief Shobal, and is thus a grandson of Seir. These Horite clans are not to be associated
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Onam
Onam. 1. Grandson of Seir and Shobal’s fifth son (Gn 36:23; 1 Chr 1:40).2. Son of Jerahmeel and Atarah, the father of a clan in Judah (1 Chr 2:26–28).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Onam
1. Fifth son of Shobal and ancestor of a Horite clan group in Edom (Gen. 36:23; 1 Ch. 1:40).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Onam
ONAM1. Grandson of Seir and Shobal’s fifth son (Gn 36:23; 1 Chr 1:40).2. Son of Jerahmeel and Atarah, the father of a clan in Judah (1 Chr 2:26–28).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Onam
Onam (oh´nuhm; Heb., “vigorous”).1 The son of Shobal and grandson of Seir the Horite (Gen. 36:23).2 The son of Jerahmeel, a descendant of Judah (1 Chron. 2:26, 28).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Onam
ONAM1. One of five sons of Shobal, a son of Seir the Horite (Gen 36:23, 20; 1 Chr 1:40, 38).2. Son of Jerahmeel of the tribe of Judah by his second wife Atarah; father of Shammai and Jada (1 Chr 2:26, 28; cf. 2:25, 3–5).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Onam
Onam (Heb. ʾônām)1. The fifth son of Shobal; eponymous ancestor of a Horite clan (Gen. 36:23; 1 Chr. 1:40).2. The son of Jerahmeel and Atarah (1 Chr. 2:26, 28); eponymous ancestor of a Judahite clan.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Onam
O´nam (strong).1. One of the sons of Shobal the son of Seir. Gen. 36:23; 1 Chron. 1:40. (b.c. 1964.)2. The son of Jerahmeel by his wife Atarah. 1 Chron. 2:26, 28.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Onam
O´NAM (ōʹnam).1. A descendant of Seir (which see) the Horite through his son Shobal (which see). Gen. 36:23; 1 Chron. 1:40.2. A son of Jerahmeel’s second wife Atarah and thus a descendant of Judah through Hezron (1 Chron. 2:26, 28). See Jerahmeel, no. 1.
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Onam
OnamOnam (ohʹnuhm; Heb., ‘vigorous’). 1 The son of Shobal and grandson of Seir the Horite (Gen. 36:23). 2 The son of Jerahmeel, a descendant of Judah (1 Chron. 2:26, 28).
See also
Relatives
Shobal Father
Ebal Brother
Manahath Brother
Shepho Brother
Alvan Brother
Ezer Uncle
Amalek Cousin
Dishan Uncle
Dishan Uncle
Hori Cousin
Seir Grandfather
Zibeon Uncle
Timna Aunt
Anah Cousin
Anah Uncle
Aiah Cousin
Lotan Uncle
Hemam Cousin
Dishan Cousin
Hemdan Cousin
Bilhan Cousin
Uz Cousin
Akan Cousin
Ithran Cousin
Aran Cousin
Zaavan Cousin
Cheran Cousin
Eshban Cousin