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KERAN (kĕ'răn). Son of Dishon, the son of Seir the Horite (Gen.36.26; 1Chr.1.41).

CHERAN kĭr’ ən (כְּרָֽן). One of the sons of Dishon the son of Seir the Horite (Gen 36:26; 1 Chron 1:41).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

A Horite clan-name, occurring in the genealogy of Seir, the Horite (Ge 36:26), and in the parallel list in 1Ch 1:41. Dillmann derives it from kar, "a lamb."