Character Study on Hanan

Character Study on Hanan

Genesis 36: And Saul died, and Baalhanan the son of Achbor reigned in his stead.
Genesis 36: And Baalhanan the son of Achbor died, and Hadar reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Pau; and his wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.
2 Samuel 21: And there was again a battle in Gob with the Philistines, where Elhanan the son of Jaareoregim, a Bethlehemite, slew the brother of Goliath the Gittite, the staff of whose spear was like a weaver's beam.
2 Samuel 23: Asahel the brother of Joab was one of the thirty; Elhanan the son of Dodo of Bethlehem,
1 Kings 4: The son of Dekar, in Makaz, and in Shaalbim, and Bethshemesh, and Elonbethhanan:
1 Kings 16: Then the word of the LORD came to Jehu the son of Hanani against Baasha, saying,
1 Kings 16: And also by the hand of the prophet Jehu the son of Hanani came the word of the LORD against Baasha, and against his house, even for all the evil that he did in the sight of the LORD, in provoking him to anger with the work of his hands, in being like the house of Jeroboam; and because he killed him.
2 Kings 25: And when all the captains of the armies, they and their men, heard that the king of Babylon had made Gedaliah governor, there came to Gedaliah to Mizpah, even Ishmael the son of Nethaniah, and Johanan the son of Careah, and Seraiah the son of Tanhumeth the Netophathite, and Jaazaniah the son of a Maachathite, they and their men.
1 Chronicles 1: And when Shaul was dead, Baalhanan the son of Achbor reigned in his stead.
1 Chronicles 1: And when Baalhanan was dead, Hadad reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Pai; and his wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.
1 Chronicles 3: And the sons of Josiah were, the firstborn Johanan, the second Jehoiakim, the third Zedekiah, the fourth Shallum.
1 Chronicles 3: And the sons of Pedaiah were, Zerubbabel, and Shimei: and the sons of Zerubbabel; Meshullam, and Hananiah, and Shelomith their sister:
1 Chronicles 3: And the sons of Hananiah; Pelatiah, and Jesaiah: the sons of Rephaiah, the sons of Arnan, the sons of Obadiah, the sons of Shechaniah.
1 Chronicles 3: And the sons of Elioenai were, Hodaiah, and Eliashib, and Pelaiah, and Akkub, and Johanan, and Dalaiah, and Anani, seven.
1 Chronicles 4: And the sons of Shimon were, Amnon, and Rinnah, Benhanan, and Tilon. And the sons of Ishi were, Zoheth, and Benzoheth.
1 Chronicles 6: And Ahimaaz begat Azariah, and Azariah begat Johanan,
1 Chronicles 6: And Johanan begat Azariah, (he it is that executed the priest's office in the temple that Solomon built in Jerusalem:)
1 Chronicles 8: And Abdon, and Zichri, and Hanan,
1 Chronicles 8: And Hananiah, and Elam, and Antothijah,
1 Chronicles 8: And Azel had six sons, whose names are these, Azrikam, Bocheru, and Ishmael, and Sheariah, and Obadiah, and Hanan. All these were the sons of Azel.
1 Chronicles 9: And Azel had six sons, whose names are these, Azrikam, Bocheru, and Ishmael, and Sheariah, and Obadiah, and Hanan: these were the sons of Azel.
1 Chronicles 11: Also the valiant men of the armies were, Asahel the brother of Joab, Elhanan the son of Dodo of Bethlehem,
1 Chronicles 11: Hanan the son of Maachah, and Joshaphat the Mithnite,
1 Chronicles 12: And Ismaiah the Gibeonite, a mighty man among the thirty, and over the thirty; and Jeremiah, and Jahaziel, and Johanan, and Josabad the Gederathite,
1 Chronicles 12: Johanan the eighth, Elzabad the ninth,
1 Chronicles 20: And there was war again with the Philistines; and Elhanan the son of Jair slew Lahmi the brother of Goliath the Gittite, whose spear staff was like a weaver's beam.
1 Chronicles 25: Of Heman: the sons of Heman; Bukkiah, Mattaniah, Uzziel, Shebuel, and Jerimoth, Hananiah, Hanani, Eliathah, Giddalti, and Romamtiezer, Joshbekashah, Mallothi, Hothir, and Mahazioth:
1 Chronicles 25: The sixteenth to Hananiah, he, his sons, and his brethren, were twelve:
1 Chronicles 25: The eighteenth to Hanani, he, his sons, and his brethren, were twelve:
1 Chronicles 26: Elam the fifth, Jehohanan the sixth, Elioenai the seventh.
1 Chronicles 27: And over the olive trees and the sycomore trees that were in the low plains was Baalhanan the Gederite: and over the cellars of oil was Joash:
2 Chronicles 16: And at that time Hanani the seer came to Asa king of Judah, and said unto him, Because thou hast relied on the king of Syria, and not relied on the LORD thy God, therefore is the host of the king of Syria escaped out of thine hand.
2 Chronicles 17: And next to him was Jehohanan the captain, and with him two hundred and fourscore thousand.
2 Chronicles 19: And Jehu the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him, and said to king Jehoshaphat, Shouldest thou help the ungodly, and love them that hate the LORD? therefore is wrath upon thee from before the LORD.
2 Chronicles 20: Now the rest of the acts of Jehoshaphat, first and last, behold, they are written in the book of Jehu the son of Hanani, who is mentioned in the book of the kings of Israel.
2 Chronicles 23: And in the seventh year Jehoiada strengthened himself, and took the captains of hundreds, Azariah the son of Jeroham, and Ishmael the son of Jehohanan, and Azariah the son of Obed, and Maaseiah the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat the son of Zichri, into covenant with him.
2 Chronicles 26: Moreover Uzziah had an host of fighting men, that went out to war by bands, according to the number of their account by the hand of Jeiel the scribe and Maaseiah the ruler, under the hand of Hananiah, one of the king's captains.
2 Chronicles 28: Then certain of the heads of the children of Ephraim, Azariah the son of Johanan, Berechiah the son of Meshillemoth, and Jehizkiah the son of Shallum, and Amasa the son of Hadlai, stood up against them that came from the war,
Ezra 2: The children of Hagab, the children of Shalmai, the children of Hanan,
Ezra 8: And of the sons of Azgad; Johanan the son of Hakkatan, and with him an hundred and ten males.
Ezra 10: Then Ezra rose up from before the house of God, and went into the chamber of Johanan the son of Eliashib: and when he came thither, he did eat no bread, nor drink water: for he mourned because of the transgression of them that had been carried away.
Ezra 10: And of the sons of Immer; Hanani, and Zebadiah.
Ezra 10: Of the sons also of Bebai; Jehohanan, Hananiah, Zabbai, and Athlai.
Nehemiah 1: That Hanani, one of my brethren, came, he and certain men of Judah; and I asked them concerning the Jews that had escaped, which were left of the captivity, and concerning Jerusalem.
Nehemiah 3: Then Eliashib the high priest rose up with his brethren the priests, and they builded the sheep gate; they sanctified it, and set up the doors of it; even unto the tower of Meah they sanctified it, unto the tower of Hananeel.
Nehemiah 3: Next unto him repaired Uzziel the son of Harhaiah, of the goldsmiths. Next unto him also repaired Hananiah the son of one of the apothecaries, and they fortified Jerusalem unto the broad wall.
Nehemiah 3: After him repaired Hananiah the son of Shelemiah, and Hanun the sixth son of Zalaph, another piece. After him repaired Meshullam the son of Berechiah over against his chamber.
Nehemiah 6: For there were many in Judah sworn unto him, because he was the son in law of Shechaniah the son of Arah; and his son Johanan had taken the daughter of Meshullam the son of Berechiah.
Nehemiah 7: That I gave my brother Hanani, and Hananiah the ruler of the palace, charge over Jerusalem: for he was a faithful man, and feared God above many.
Nehemiah 7: The children of Hanan, the children of Giddel, the children of Gahar,
Nehemiah 8: Also Jeshua, and Bani, and Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodijah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, and the Levites, caused the people to understand the law: and the people stood in their place.
Nehemiah 10: And their brethren, Shebaniah, Hodijah, Kelita, Pelaiah, Hanan,
Nehemiah 10: Pelatiah, Hanan, Anaiah,
Nehemiah 10: Hoshea, Hananiah, Hashub,
Nehemiah 10: And Ahijah, Hanan, Anan,
Nehemiah 12: And in the days of Joiakim were priests, the chief of the fathers: of Seraiah, Meraiah; of Jeremiah, Hananiah;
Nehemiah 12: Of Ezra, Meshullam; of Amariah, Jehohanan;
Nehemiah 12: The Levites in the days of Eliashib, Joiada, and Johanan, and Jaddua, were recorded chief of the fathers: also the priests, to the reign of Darius the Persian.
Nehemiah 12: The sons of Levi, the chief of the fathers, were written in the book of the chronicles, even until the days of Johanan the son of Eliashib.
Nehemiah 12: And his brethren, Shemaiah, and Azarael, Milalai, Gilalai, Maai, Nethaneel, and Judah, Hanani, with the musical instruments of David the man of God, and Ezra the scribe before them.
Nehemiah 12: And from above the gate of Ephraim, and above the old gate, and above the fish gate, and the tower of Hananeel, and the tower of Meah, even unto the sheep gate: and they stood still in the prison gate.
Nehemiah 12: And the priests; Eliakim, Maaseiah, Miniamin, Michaiah, Elioenai, Zechariah, and Hananiah, with trumpets;
Nehemiah 12: And Maaseiah, and Shemaiah, and Eleazar, and Uzzi, and Jehohanan, and Malchijah, and Elam, and Ezer. And the singers sang loud, with Jezrahiah their overseer.
Nehemiah 13: And I made treasurers over the treasuries, Shelemiah the priest, and Zadok the scribe, and of the Levites, Pedaiah: and next to them was Hanan the son of Zaccur, the son of Mattaniah: for they were counted faithful, and their office was to distribute unto their brethren.
Jeremiah 28: And it came to pass the same year, in the beginning of the reign of Zedekiah king of Judah, in the fourth year, and in the fifth month, that Hananiah the son of Azur the prophet, which was of Gibeon, spake unto me in the house of the LORD, in the presence of the priests and of all the people, saying,
Jeremiah 28: Then the prophet Jeremiah said unto the prophet Hananiah in the presence of the priests, and in the presence of all the people that stood in the house of the LORD,
Jeremiah 28: Then Hananiah the prophet took the yoke from off the prophet Jeremiah's neck, and brake it.
Jeremiah 28: And Hananiah spake in the presence of all the people, saying, Thus saith the LORD; Even so will I break the yoke of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon from the neck of all nations within the space of two full years. And the prophet Jeremiah went his way.
Jeremiah 28: Then the word of the LORD came unto Jeremiah the prophet, after that Hananiah the prophet had broken the yoke from off the neck of the prophet Jeremiah, saying,
Jeremiah 28: Go and tell Hananiah, saying, Thus saith the LORD; Thou hast broken the yokes of wood; but thou shalt make for them yokes of iron.
Jeremiah 28: Then said the prophet Jeremiah unto Hananiah the prophet, Hear now, Hananiah; The LORD hath not sent thee; but thou makest this people to trust in a lie.
Jeremiah 28: So Hananiah the prophet died the same year in the seventh month.
Jeremiah 31: Behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that the city shall be built to the LORD from the tower of Hananeel unto the gate of the corner.
Jeremiah 35: And I brought them into the house of the LORD, into the chamber of the sons of Hanan, the son of Igdaliah, a man of God, which was by the chamber of the princes, which was above the chamber of Maaseiah the son of Shallum, the keeper of the door:
Jeremiah 36: Then he went down into the king's house, into the scribe's chamber: and, lo, all the princes sat there, even Elishama the scribe, and Delaiah the son of Shemaiah, and Elnathan the son of Achbor, and Gemariah the son of Shaphan, and Zedekiah the son of Hananiah, and all the princes.
Jeremiah 37: And when he was in the gate of Benjamin, a captain of the ward was there, whose name was Irijah, the son of Shelemiah, the son of Hananiah; and he took Jeremiah the prophet, saying, Thou fallest away to the Chaldeans.
Jeremiah 40: Then they came to Gedaliah to Mizpah, even Ishmael the son of Nethaniah, and Johanan and Jonathan the sons of Kareah, and Seraiah the son of Tanhumeth, and the sons of Ephai the Netophathite, and Jezaniah the son of a Maachathite, they and their men.
Jeremiah 40: Moreover Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces that were in the fields, came to Gedaliah to Mizpah,
Jeremiah 40: Then Johanan the son of Kareah spake to Gedaliah in Mizpah secretly, saying, Let me go, I pray thee, and I will slay Ishmael the son of Nethaniah, and no man shall know it: wherefore should he slay thee, that all the Jews which are gathered unto thee should be scattered, and the remnant in Judah perish?
Jeremiah 40: But Gedaliah the son of Ahikam said unto Johanan the son of Kareah, Thou shalt not do this thing: for thou speakest falsely of Ishmael.
Jeremiah 41: But when Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces that were with him, heard of all the evil that Ishmael the son of Nethaniah had done,
Jeremiah 41: Now it came to pass, that when all the people which were with Ishmael saw Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces that were with him, then they were glad.
Jeremiah 41: So all the people that Ishmael had carried away captive from Mizpah cast about and returned, and went unto Johanan the son of Kareah.
Jeremiah 41: But Ishmael the son of Nethaniah escaped from Johanan with eight men, and went to the Ammonites.
Jeremiah 41: Then took Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces that were with him, all the remnant of the people whom he had recovered from Ishmael the son of Nethaniah, from Mizpah, after that he had slain Gedaliah the son of Ahikam, even mighty men of war, and the women, and the children, and the eunuchs, whom he had brought again from Gibeon:
Jeremiah 42: Then all the captains of the forces, and Johanan the son of Kareah, and Jezaniah the son of Hoshaiah, and all the people from the least even unto the greatest, came near,
Jeremiah 42: Then called he Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces which were with him, and all the people from the least even to the greatest,
Jeremiah 43: Then spake Azariah the son of Hoshaiah, and Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the proud men, saying unto Jeremiah, Thou speakest falsely: the LORD our God hath not sent thee to say, Go not into Egypt to sojourn there:
Jeremiah 43: So Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces, and all the people, obeyed not the voice of the LORD, to dwell in the land of Judah.
Jeremiah 43: But Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces, took all the remnant of Judah, that were returned from all nations, whither they had been driven, to dwell in the land of Judah;
Daniel 1: Now among these were of the children of Judah, Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah:
Daniel 1: Unto whom the prince of the eunuchs gave names: for he gave unto Daniel the name of Belteshazzar; and to Hananiah, of Shadrach; and to Mishael, of Meshach; and to Azariah, of Abednego.
Daniel 1: Then said Daniel to Melzar, whom the prince of the eunuchs had set over Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah,
Daniel 1: And the king communed with them; and among them all was found none like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah: therefore stood they before the king.
Daniel 2: Then Daniel went to his house, and made the thing known to Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, his companions:
Zechariah 14: All the land shall be turned as a plain from Geba to Rimmon south of Jerusalem: and it shall be lifted up, and inhabited in her place, from Benjamin's gate unto the place of the first gate, unto the corner gate, and from the tower of Hananeel unto the king's winepresses.

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Hanan
(hayn' nan) Personal name meaning, “gracious.” Personal name probably originally connected to divine name such as El, Yahweh, or Baal. 1. Clan or guild of prophets or priests living in the Temple. Jeremiah used their Temple chamber for his meeting with the Rechabites (Jeremiah 35:4 ). 2 . Clan of Temple servants who returned to Jerusalem from Babylonian Exile with Zerubbabel about 537 B.C. (Ezra 2:46 ). 3 . Man Nehemiah appointed as assistant Temple treasurer to receive and disperse tithes brought to care for the Levites (Nehemiah 13:13 ).

4. One of David's military heroes (1 Chronicles 11:43 ). 5 . Levite who instructed the people in the Lord's law while Ezra read it (Nehemiah 8:7 ). 6 . Levite who sealed Nehemiah's covenant to obey God's law (Nehemiah 10:10 ). 7 . Another signer of Nehemiah's covenant (Nehemiah 10:22 ). 8 . Another who signed Nehemiah's covenant (Nehemiah 10:26 ).

9. Member of tribe of Benjamin (1 Chronicles 8:23 ). 10 . Descendant of Saul in tribe of Benjamin (1 Chronicles 8:38 ).



Easton's Bible Dictionary - Hanan
Merciful.
A Benjamite (1 Chronicles 8:23 ).

One of David's heroes (1 Chronicles 11:43 ).

Jeremiah 35:4 .

A descendant of Saul (1 Chronicles 8:38 ).

One of the Nethinim (Ezra 2:46 ).

One of the Levites who assisted Ezra (Nehemiah 8:7 ).

One of the chiefs who subscribed the covenant (Nehemiah 10:22 ).


Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Elon Beth Hanan
("oak of the house of grace".) A commissariat district of Solomon (1 Kings 4:9).

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Ben-Hanan
1 Chronicles 4:20.

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Baal-Hanan
Lord of grace.
A king of Edom, son of Achbor (Genesis 36:38,39 ; 1 Chronicles 1:49,50 ).



An overseer of "the olive trees and sycomore trees in the low plains" (the Shephelah) under David (1 Chronicles 27:28 ).
Holman Bible Dictionary - Beth-Hanan
(behth-hay' nan) Place name meaning, “house of grace.” A city in Solomon's second district (1 Kings 4:9 TEV). See Elon-beth-hanan .



Holman Bible Dictionary - Elon-Beth-Hanan
(ee' lahn-behth-hay' nan) See Elon .



Holman Bible Dictionary - el-Hanan
(ehl-hay' nan) Personal name meaning, “God is gracious.” The Bethlehemite who slew the brother of Goliath (2 Samuel 21:19 ). The Hebrew text, however, does not contain the words “the brother of.” It states that El-hanan killed Goliath. 1 Chronicles 20:5 does indicate that El-hanan killed Lahmi, the brother of Goliath. A further variation in the texts from 2Samuel and 1Chronicles lies in the name of El-hanan's father: in 2 Samuel 21:19 it is Jaare-oregim; in 1 Chronicles 20:5 , Jair. The proper reconciliation of these two passages, along with their relationship to 1 Samuel 17:1 (according to which Goliath was slain by David), constitutes one of the Old Testament's more baffling puzzles. See David .



Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Hanan
1. 1 Chronicles 8:23.

2. 1 Chronicles 8:38; 1 Chronicles 9:44.

3. 1 Chronicles 11:43.

4. CHILDREN OF Hanan: Ezra 2:46.

5. Nehemiah 8:7; Nehemiah 10:10.

6. Ezra 10:22.

7. Ezra 10:26.

8. Storekeeper of the tithes ("treasurer of the treasuries"), Nehemiah 13:13, where priests, scribes, Levites, and laymen are represented.

9. Son of Igdaliah, "a man of God" (Jeremiah 35:4), so reverenced that none would call in question what was transacted in his chamber.

Holman Bible Dictionary - Baal-Hanan
(bay' uhl-hay' nan) Personal name meaning, “Baal was gracious.” 1. King of Edom prior to any king ruling in Israel (Genesis 36:38 ). 2 . Official under David in charge of olive and sycamore trees growing in Judean plain or Shephalah (1 Chronicles 27:28 ).



Holman Bible Dictionary - Ben-Hanan
(behn-hay' nan) Personal name meaning, “son of the gracious one.” Son of Shimon in lineage of Judah (1 Chronicles 4:20 ).



Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Ben-Hanan
BEN-HANAN (‘son of a gracious one’). A man of Judah ( 1 Chronicles 4:20 ).

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Elon-Beth-Hanan
ELON-BETH-HANAN . See preceding article.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Hanan
Full of grace
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Hanan
HANAN. 1. One of the Levites who assisted Ezra in reading and explaining the Law to the people ( Nehemiah 8:7 ; in 1Es 9:48 Ananias ); probably the same as the signatory to the covenant ( Nehemiah 10:10 ). 2. The son of Zaccur the son of Mattaniah, one of the four treasurers appointed by Neh. over the storehouses in which the tithes were kept ( Nehemiah 13:13 ). 3. A Benjamite chief ( 1 Chronicles 8:23 ). 4. The youngest son of Azel, a descendant of Saul ( 1 Chronicles 8:38 = 1 Chronicles 9:44 ). 5. One of David’s mighty men ( 1 Chronicles 11:43 ). 6. The son of Igdaliah. His sons had a chamber in the Temple ( Jeremiah 35:4 ). 7. The head of a family of Nethinim who returned with Zerub. ( Ezra 2:46 , Nehemiah 7:49 ); called Anan in 1Es 5:30 . Esther 5:8 . Esther 5:9 . Two of ‘the chiefs of the people’ who sealed the covenant ( Nehemiah 10:22 ; Nehemiah 10:26 ).

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Baal-Hanan
BAAL-HANAN . 1 . A king of Edom ( Gen 36:38 f., 1 Chronicles 1:49 f.). 2 . A Gederite ( 1 Chronicles 27:28 ).

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Elon-Beth-Hanan
The house of grace or mercy
Smith's Bible Dictionary - e'Lon-Beth'-Hanan
(oak of the house of grace ) is named with two Danite towns as forming one of Solomon's commissariat districts. ( 1 Kings 4:9 )

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Elon-Beth-Hanan - ELON-BETH-Hanan
Igdaliah - Father of Hanan, 'a man of God
Ben-Hanan - BEN-Hanan (‘son of a gracious one’)
Igdaliah - A ‘man of God,’ father of Hanan, whose name is mentioned in connexion with Jeremiah’s interview with the Rechabites ( Jeremiah 35:4 )
Anan - 1Es 5:30 = Hanan , Ezra 2:46 , Nehemiah 7:49
Baal-Hanan - BAAL-Hanan
Beth-Hanan - See Elon-beth-Hanan
Igdali'ah - (whom Jehovah makes great ), a prophet or holy man --"the man of God" --named once only, ( Jeremiah 36:4 ) as the father of Hanan
el-Hanan - ” It states that El-Hanan killed Goliath. 1 Chronicles 20:5 does indicate that El-Hanan killed Lahmi, the brother of Goliath. A further variation in the texts from 2Samuel and 1Chronicles lies in the name of El-Hanan's father: in 2 Samuel 21:19 it is Jaare-oregim; in 1 Chronicles 20:5 , Jair
Achbor - An Edomite, the father of Baal-Hanan
Elon - It is probably the same place as Elon-beth-Hanan (1 Kings 4:9 ), though some read Ajalon and BethHanan or “Elon, and Beth-Hanan” (REB)
Igdaliah - Father of Hanan, in the chamber of whose sons Jeremiah (2 Timothy 35:4) met the Rechabites; as consecrated by its association with his name, it was a fit scene for the divine communication
Geder - In 1 Chronicles 27:28 Baal-Hanan, who had charge of David’s olives and sycomores, is called the Gederite , which may be a gentilic name derived from Geder, although some prefer to derive it from Gederah (wh
Zaccur - A Levite, father of Hanan (Nehemiah 13:13)
Mattaniah - Ancestor of Hanan, who assisted Nehemiah
Hanan - CHILDREN OF Hanan: Ezra 2:46
Zac'Cur - ) ... A Levite whose son or descendant Hanan was one of the treasurers over the treasuries appointed by Nehemiah
Zacc(h)ur - Father of Hanan, one of the treasurers appointed by Nehemiah (Nehemiah 13:13 )
Elon - It is perhaps the same as Elon-beth-Hanan ( 1 Kings 4:9 )
Hadad - King of Edom who succeeded Baal-Hanan
Hananiah - I make no farther comment in this place upon it, unless it be to observe, that Hananiah's name but corresponded to this character. The word signifies the grace or gift of the Lord, from Chen or CHanan, grace; and Jah, the Lord. Hanan-Jah
Maachah - ... ... The father of Hanan, who was one of David's body-guard (1 Chronicles 11:43 )
Mattaniah - Grandfather of Hanan (Nehemiah 13:13 )
Hanan - Hanan
Maacah, Maachah - Father of Hanan, one of David's mighty men
ha'Nan - ... The sons of Hanan were among the Nethinim who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel
Mattani'ah - ... A Levite, father of Zaccur and ancestor of Hanan the under-treasurer who had charge of the offerings for the Levites in the time of Nehemiah
ma'Achah - (1 Chronicles 8:20 ; 9:35 ) ... The father of Hanan, one of the heroes of David body-guard
Ananias - This name occurs several times in the Apocrypha: in Esther 9:21 Esther 9:21 ; Esther 9:29 Esther 9:29 ; 1Es 9:43 ; 1Es 9:48 (representing ‘Hanani’ and ‘Hananiah’ of Ezra 10:20 ; Ezra 10:28 , ‘Anaiah’ and ‘Hanan’ of Nehemiah 8:4 ; Nehemiah 8:7 ) and in Tob 5:12 f
Maacah - One of David’s warriors, father of Hanan ( 1 Chronicles 11:43 )
Den - Certain booths are frequently mentioned as belonging to the ‘sons of Hanan’ (Annas), and appear to have existed until about three years before the destruction of Jerusalem, when they were destroyed
Annas (2) - חָנָן, Hanan, Josephus Ἄνανος, Ananos)
Hananiah - In the fourth year of Zedekiah's reign Hananiah, in opposition to Jeremiah, foretold that Jeconiah and the captives at Babylon would return with all the vessels of the Lord's house within two years. ... Hananiah broke off the yokes on Jeremiah's neck, in token of God's breaking off Nebuchadnezzar's yoke. Jeremiah said Amen, praying it might be so; but warned him that for the broken wooden yokes he should have iron yokes, adding "Hananiah, the Lord hath not sent thee, but thou makest this people trust in a lie . So Hananiah died the same year in the 7th month. Each claimant to inspiration, as Hananiah, must stand two tests: does his prophecy accord with past revelations of God's word? does the event verify it? Hananiah failed in both. Hananiah's namesake in New Testament is a similar warning in stance of God' s vengeance on the man "whosoever loveth and maketh a lie" (Acts 5); a foretaste of the final retribution (Revelation 22:15). Identified by some with Joanna (the Jah or Jehovah being put at the beginning instead of at the end, as in Hanan-jah, "graciously given by Jehovah"), Luke 3:27. Ruler of the palace (as Eliakim "over the house" of Hezekiah) along with Hanani, Nehemiah's brother, at Jerusalem. Moreover, Gesenius (from Nehemiah 2:8) thinks habbirah in Nehemiah 7:2 means not the governor's (tirshatha ) palace, but the fortress of the Lord's "house"; in this case Hananiah was a priest
Baal - Baal-Hanan (bâ'al-hâ'nan)
Pronunciation of Proper Names - Where Cheyne prefers Abime′lech, Ahitho′phel, Jocheb′ed, Joha′nan, Stevenson gives Abim′elech, Ahith′ophel, Joch′ebed, Jo′Hanan. With reference to Jochebed and JoHanan in the examples quoted above, it should be noted that Stevenson makes an exception to the rule of the penultimate accent in favour of names in which the first element is some form of the Divine name. Jo′Hanan seems to us unnatural, and for Jehon′adab we prefer the explanation given in the former part of this paragraph