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Chislon meaning

כסלון

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🔼The name Chislon in the Bible

The name Chislon occurs only one time in the Bible. He is the father of Elidad of Benjamin, who was one of twelve men who were appointed to assist Moses in dividing Canaan into territories for the various tribes of Israel to live in (Numbers 34:21).

🔼Etymology of the name Chislon

The name Chislon comes from the verb כסל (kasal), extended with the common ון (waw-nun) termination that localizes or personifies the idea of the root:

🔼Chislon meaning

For a meaning of the name Chislon, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Trust, Hope, and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes Firm Confidence. BDB Theological Dictionary does not translate this name.