2605. Chanan
Lexical Summary
Chanan: "gracious", the name of several Israelites
Original Word: חָנָן
Transliteration: Chanan
Phonetic Spelling: (khaw-nawn')
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Short Definition: "gracious", the name of several Israelites
Meaning: Hanan -- "gracious", the name of several Israelites
Strong's Concordance

From chanan; favor; Chanan, the name of seven Israelites -- Canan.

see HEBREW chanan


H2605. Chanan

חָנָןproper name, masculine (gracious; compare Sabean חנן‎, Phoenician חנא‎) —

1 one of the warriors of David 1 Chronicles 11:43.

2 one of the heads of families of Nethinim Ezra 2:46 = Nehemiah 7:49.

3 names of Levites Nehemiah 8:7; 10:11; 13:3.

4 chiefs of the people:

a. Nehemiah 10:23.

b. Nehemiah 10:27.

5 Benjamite name 1 Chronicles 8:23, 38; 9:44 (compare proper name, of a location חָנָן בֵּית‎, Mishna חָנָן כְּפַר‎).

6 הָאֱלֹהִים אִישׁ‎ head of a prophetic guild, חָנָן בְּנֵיJeremiah 35:4.


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