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Dictionaries :: Baana

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Easton's Bible Dictionary


son of affliction. (1.) One of Solomon's purveyors (1Ki 4:12).

(2.) Son of Hushai, another of Solomon's purveyors (1Ki 4:16).

(3.) Father of Zadok (Neh 3:4).

International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia


ba'-a-na (Old Testament and Apocrypha; Baana; ba‘ana' "son of oppression"):

(1, 2) Two commissariat-officers in the service of Solomon (1Ki 4:12; 4:16; the King James Version "Baanah").

(3) Father of Zadok, the builder (Ne 3:4).

(4) A leader who returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (1 Esdras 5:8). Compare BANNUS (Ezr 2:2; Ne 7:7; 10:27).

Smith's Bible Dictionary


(1.) The son of Ahilud, Solomon's commissariat officer in Jezreel and the north of the Jordan valley (1 Kings 4:12). (B.C. 1000)

(2.) Father of Zadok, who assisted in rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem under Nehemiah (Nehemiah 3:4). (B.C. 446)


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