Character Study on Darda

Character Study on Darda

1 Kings 4: For he was wiser than all men; than Ethan the Ezrahite, and Heman, and Chalcol, and Darda, the sons of Mahol: and his fame was in all nations round about.

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Darda
(dahr' duh) Personal name possibly meaning, “pearl of knowledge.” Famous wise man whose father is listed as Mahol in 1 Kings 4:31 but as Zerah in what appears to be a parallel list in 1 Chronicles 2:6 . Mahol may mean, “dancer,” “musician,” or “chorister,” representing an occupation or guild rather than the father's name.



Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Darda
DARA or DARDA. (See DARDA).

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Darda
Pearl of wisdom, one of the four who were noted for their wisdom, but whom Solomon excelled (1 Kings 4:31 ).
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Darda
DARDA . Mentioned with Ethan the Ezrahite, Heman, and Calcol as a son of Mahol, and a proverbial type of wisdom, but yet surpassed by Solomon ( 1 Kings 4:31 ). In 1 Chronicles 2:6 apparently the same four ( Dara is probably an error for Darda ) are mentioned with Zimri as sons of Zerah, the son of Judah by Tamar ( Genesis 38:30 ). See also Mahol.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Darda
Home of knowledge
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Darda
Son of Mahol: a wise man whose wisdom was surpassed by that of Solomon. 1 Kings 4:31 .

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Darda - DARA or Darda. (See Darda)
Dara - (dehr' uh) Hebrew reading in 1 Chronicles 2:6 for Darda of 1 Kings 4:31 . See Darda
Dara - In some Hebrew MSS Darda is read. Doubtless the same as Darda
da'ra - (1 Chronicles 2:6 ) [Darda]
Dara - See Darda
Darda - Darda . In 1 Chronicles 2:6 apparently the same four ( Dara is probably an error for Darda ) are mentioned with Zimri as sons of Zerah, the son of Judah by Tamar ( Genesis 38:30 )
Mahol - Heman, Chalcol, and Darda (1 Kings 4:31; 1 Chronicles 2:6)
Ethan - The Ezrahite, one of Mahol's (but Zerah's, of Judah, in 1 Chronicles 2:6 Darda; these Levites being associated with the house of Zerah of Judah by residence or citizenship, compare Judges 18:7; 1 Samuel 1:1) four sons, whose wisdom Solomon's surpassed (1 Kings 4:31); title of Psalms 89:2. (See Darda
Calcol - He and Darda or Dara are called "the sons of Mahol," i
Mahol - The father of Ethan the Ezrahite, Heman, Chalcol, and Darda ( 1 Kings 4:31 ), who are mentioned as famous for their wisdom, though surpassed in this respect by Solomon
Dara - DARA or Darda
the Queen of Sheba - For He is wiser in men's hearts than all men; than Ethan the Ezrahite, and Heman and Chalcol and Darda, the sons of Mahol; and His fame is now in all the nations round about