Character Study on Shallun

Character Study on Shallun

Nehemiah 3: But the gate of the fountain repaired Shallun the son of Colhozeh, the ruler of part of Mizpah; he built it, and covered it, and set up the doors thereof, the locks thereof, and the bars thereof, and the wall of the pool of Siloah by the king's garden, and unto the stairs that go down from the city of David.

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Shallun
(sshal' luhn) Personal name perhaps meaning, “peaceful, carefree.” Man who helped Nehemiah by repairing the Fountain Gate (Nehemiah 3:15 ). NRSV, NAS, TEV follow some early version evidence and read, “Shallum.”

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Shallun
Nehemiah 3:15.

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Shallun
SHALLUN . The son of Col-hozeh ( Nehemiah 3:15 ).

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Shallun
Son of Col-hozeh: he helped to build the wall of Jerusalem. Nehemiah 3:15 .

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Colhozeh - The father of Shallun who returned from exile
Colhozeh - ” Father whose son Shallun was ruler of part of Mizpah and who helped Nehemiah repair Jerusalem's gates (Nehemiah 3:15 )
Jehizkiah - Son of Shallun, a chief of Ephraim, in Ahaz's time
Shallum - Scripture says that Shallun was the executioner of the threatenings of the Lord against the house of Jehu, 2 Kings 15:10-15