KILAN kī’ lən (Κιλάν). Head of a large family that returned from exile with Zerubbabel (1 Esd 5:15; KJV CEILAN).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

Mentioned with Azetas in 1 Esdras 5:15; their sons returned among the exiles with Zerubbabel. The names do not appear in the lists of Ezra and Nehemiah.