Character Study on Akan

Character Study on Akan

Genesis 36: The children of Ezer are these; Bilhan, and Zaavan, and Akan.
Numbers 33: And they departed from Moseroth, and pitched in Benejaakan.
Numbers 33: And they removed from Benejaakan, and encamped at Horhagidgad.
Deuteronomy 10: And the children of Israel took their journey from Beeroth of the children of Jaakan to Mosera: there Aaron died, and there he was buried; and Eleazar his son ministered in the priest's office in his stead.
1 Chronicles 1: The sons of Ezer; Bilhan, and Zavan, and Jakan. The sons of Dishan; Uz, and Aran.

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Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Akan
AKAN or JAKAN. Genesis 36:27; 1 Chronicles 1:42.

Holman Bible Dictionary - Akan
(ay' kuhn) Personal name of uncertain meaning. An official of Edom of Horite ancestors (Genesis 36:27 ). Spelled Jakan in 1 Chronicles 1:42 .

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Akan
AKAN . A descendant of Esau ( Genesis 36:27 ); called in 1 Chronicles 1:42 Jakan .

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Akan - Akan or JAkan
Akan - Akan . A descendant of Esau ( Genesis 36:27 ); called in 1 Chronicles 1:42 JAkan
ja'Kan - ( 1 Chronicles 1:42 ) The same as JAAkan . [And see Akan ]
Jaakan, Jakan - Deuteronomy 10:6 ; 1 Chronicles 1:42 Same as Akan in Genesis 36:27
Beeroth of the Children of Jaakan - The tribe took its name from JaAkan, son of Ezer, son of Seirthe Horite (1 Chronicles 1:42 = Akan, Genesis 36:27)
Bene-ja'Akan - (sons of JaAkan ), a tribe who gave their name to certain wells in the desert which formed one of the halting-places of the Israelites on their journey to Canaan. [ BEEROTH BENE-JAAkan] Also given in (Genesis 36:27 ) as Akan
Jaakan - Different translations transliterate the name differently—Akan, JAkan. See Bene-ja-jaAkan