Baal-hanan


Baal-hanan
   Lord of grace.
   1) A king of Edom, son of Achbor (Gen. 36:38, 39; 1 Chr. 1:49, 50).
   2) An overseer of "the olive trees and sycomore trees in the low plains" (the Shephelah) under David (1 Chr. 27:28).

Easton's Bible Dictionary. . 1897.

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