🔼The name Ochran: Summary
- From the verb עכר (akar), to disturb or trouble.
🔼The name Ochran in the Bible
There is only one Ochran in the Bible. He is the father of Pagiel, the leader of the tribe of Asher from the time of the first census onward (Numbers 1:13, 2:27, 7:72, 7:77, 10:26).
🔼Etymology of the name Ochran
The name Ochran comes from the verb עכר (akar), meaning to stir up, disturb or trouble:
The verb עכר (akar) means to stir up, disturb or trouble. The noun עכור (akor) means trouble.
For a meaning of the name Ochran, both NOBSE Study Bible Name List and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names read Troubled. BDB Theological Dictionary does not interpret this name.