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Elon

Meaning: oak

This is the name of a biblical city and 3 men—2 of which were Zebulonites.

  1. Elon, a city of the tribe of Dan mentioned in Joshua 19:43

  2. Elon, a Hittite

    He was the father of Esau’s 1st wife Bashemath (aka Adah) (Genesis 26:34).

  3. Elon, one of the sons of Zebulun (Genesis 46:14)

    He was a grandson of Jacob (Israel) and Leah.

  4. Elon, the 11th of the Hebrew judges

    He held office for 10 years (Judges 12:11-12). He is called the Zebulonite.

Article Version: September 28, 2017

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