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Adod; Meaning: brave(?), the name of a Syrian god
This was the name of four Biblical men.
an Edomite king who defeated the Midianites (Genesis 36:35; 1 Chronicles 1:46)
another Edomite king (1 Chronicles 1:50-51), called also Hadar (Genesis 36:39; 1 Chronicles 1:51)
one of “the king’s seed in Edom.” He fled into Egypt, where he married the sister of Pharaoh’s wife (1 Kings 11:14-22)
He became one of Solomon’s adversaries.
Hadad; Meaning: sharp, (a different name in Hebrew from the preceding)
This was one of the sons of Ishmael (1 Chronicles 1:30). Called also Hadar (Genesis 25:15).