The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Tehinnah, Son of Eshton
Tehinnah, Son of Eshton (תְּחִנָּה‎, techinnah). The father of Irnahash and son of Eshton, in the genealogy of Judah (1 Chr 4:12).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Tehinnah (Person)
TEHINNAH (PERSON) [Heb tĕḥinnâ (תְּחִנָּה)]. The father of Irnahash in the genealogy of Judah (1 Chr 4:12).H. C. Lo
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Tehinnah. Forefather of the people of Irnahash in Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 4:12).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tehinnah tə-hinʹə [Heb. teḥinnâ—‘supplication for favor,’ ‘favor’] (1 Ch. 4:12). Name of a man or a Judahite family.See Irnahash.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
TEHINNAH Forefather of the people of Ir-nahash in Judah’s tribe (1 Chr 4:12).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Tehinnah (Heb. tĕḥinnâ)A Judahite, son of Eshton and “father” (founder) of Irnahash (1 Chr. 4:12).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Tehinnah [tə hĭnˊə] (Heb. teḥinnâ “mercy”). A Judahite, son of Eshton and “father” (i.e., founder) of the city of Irnahash (1 Chr. 4:12).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Tehin´nah (supplication), the father or founder of Ir-nahash, the city of Nahash, and son of Eshton. 1 Chron. 4:12. (b.c. about 1083.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
TEHIN´NAH (te-hinʹna; “graciousness”). A name occurring in the genealogy of the men of Recah, of the tribe of Judah. He is mentioned as a son of Eshton and founder of the city of Ir-nahash (1 Chron. 4:12).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
TEHINNAH [tih HIN uh] (supplication) — a son of Eshton, of the tribe of Judah (1 Chr. 4:12).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
TEHINNAH<te-hin’-a> (תְּחִנָּה‎ [techinnah], “supplication”; Codex Vaticanus [Θαιμάν, Thaiman]; Codex Alexandrinus [Θανά, Thana]; Lucian, [Θεεννά, Theenna]): “The father of the city Nahash” (1 Ch 4:12). The verse seems to refer to some post-exilic Jewish settlement, but is utterly obscure.
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Tehinnah [Tee-huh-ni-uh](Hebrew origin: Graciousness)(1 Chronicles 4:12). Unspecified date. Tehinnah, a descendant of Judah, was the son of Eshton and the brother of Bethrapha and Paseah. He founded the town of Irnahash.
See also
Eshton Father
Paseah Brother
Bethrapha Brother
Nahash Son
Hanun Grandson
Shobi Grandson
Mehir Grandfather