1 Chronicles 12:
As he went to Ziklag, there fell to him of Manasseh, Adnah, and Jozabad, and Jediael, and Michael, and Jozabad, and Elihu, and Zilthai, captains of the thousands that were
2 Chronicles 17:
And these are
the numbers of them according to the house of their fathers: Of Judah, the captains of thousands; Adnah the chief, and with him mighty men of valour three hundred thousand.
Easton's Bible Dictionary
A chief of the tribe of Manasseh who joined David at Ziklag (1Chronicles 12:20).
A general under Jehoshaphat, chief over 300,000 men (2Chronicles 17:14).
Hitchcock's Bible Names
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. 1 Chronicles 12:20.
2. Chief over 300,000, under Jehoshaphat (2 Chronicles 17:14).
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
ADNAH . 1 . A Manassite officer of Saul who deserted to David at Ziklag ( 1 Chronicles 12:20 ). 2 . An officer in Jehoshaphat’s army ( 2 Chronicles 17:14 ).
Holman Bible Dictionary
(ad' nah) Personal name meaning, “joy of living.” 1. A military leader from the tribe of Manasseh who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chronicles 12:20 ). 2 . A military leader of Judah stationed in Jerusalem under Jehoshaphat (2 Chronicles 17:14 ).
Morrish Bible Dictionary
1. One of the captains of thousands, of the tribe of Manasseh, who joined David in Ziklag. 1 Chronicles 12:20 .
2. The chief of the captains of thousands in the reign of Jehoshaphat. 2 Chronicles 17:14 .