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Zaavan

ZAAVAN (zā'a-văn, Heb. za‘ăwān, not quiet). One of the three sons of Ezer (Gen.36.27; 1Chr.1.42).


ZAAVAN zā’ ə văn (זַעֲוָ֖ן). A son of Ezer, a Horite clan chief (Gen 36:27; 1 Chron 1:42; KJV ZAVAN).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

A Horite descendant of Seir (Ge 36:27; 1Ch 1:42). In 1 Chronicles, Lucian has Zauan = Samaritan z-w-`-n i.e. Zaw`an, from a root meaning "to tremble," "fear" (see ..., BDB). King James Version has "Zavan" in 1 Chronicles.