Darkon

DARKON. A descendant of Solomon’s servant Jaala, who returned with Zerubbabel from exile (Ezra.2.56).


DARKON där’ kŏn (דַּרְקֹ֖ון). The sons of Darkon were a body of descendants of Solomon’s servants who returned from Babylonian exile with Zerubbabel and his associates (Ezra 2:56; Neh 7:58).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

Ancestor of a subdivision of "Solomon’s servants," so called, in post-exilic times (Ezr 2:56; Ne 7:58; Lozon, 1 Esdras 5:33).