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Ithnan meaning

יתנן
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🔼The name Ithnan in the Bible

The name Ithnan occurs only once in the Bible. It's the name of a village that came to be situated on the southern border of Judah with Edom (Joshua 15:23).

🔼Etymology of the name Ithnan

It's not immediately clear where the name Ithnan might come from, but a possible candidate is the unused root יתן (ytn):

🔼Ithnan meaning

For a meaning of the name Ithnan, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Perennial. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names has Stable, Firm. BDB Theological Dictionary does not offer an interpretation of the name Ithnan and deems its "etymology dubious" and "site unknown".

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