Character Study on Talmon

Character Study on Talmon

1 Chronicles 9: And the porters were, Shallum, and Akkub, and Talmon, and Ahiman, and their brethren: Shallum was the chief;
Ezra 2: The children of the porters: the children of Shallum, the children of Ater, the children of Talmon, the children of Akkub, the children of Hatita, the children of Shobai, in all an hundred thirty and nine.
Nehemiah 7: The porters: the children of Shallum, the children of Ater, the children of Talmon, the children of Akkub, the children of Hatita, the children of Shobai, an hundred thirty and eight.
Nehemiah 11: Moreover the porters, Akkub, Talmon, and their brethren that kept the gates, were an hundred seventy and two.
Nehemiah 12: Mattaniah, and Bakbukiah, Obadiah, Meshullam, Talmon, Akkub, were porters keeping the ward at the thresholds of the gates.

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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Talmon
TALMON . The name of a family of Temple gate-keepers ( 1 Chronicles 9:17 , Ezra 2:42 , Nehemiah 7:45 ; Nehemiah 11:19 ; Nehemiah 12:25 ); called in 1Es 5:28 Tolman . See, also, Telem.

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Talmon
Oppressed.
A Levite porter (1 Chronicles 9:17 ; Nehemiah 11:19 ).



One whose descendants returned with Zerubbabel to Jerusalem (Ezra 2:42 ; Nehemiah 7:45 ); probably the same as (1).
Holman Bible Dictionary - Talmon
(tal' mahn) Personal name meaning, “brightness.” 1. Levite whom David and Samuel appointed a gatekeeper (1 Chronicles 9:17 ), ancestor of a family of Temple gatekeepers who returned from Exile (Ezra 2:42 ; Nehemiah 7:45 ); 2 . Leader of the postexilic gatekeepers (Nehemiah 11:19 ; Nehemiah 12:25 ).



Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Talmon
Nehemiah 11:19; 1 Chronicles 9:17; Ezra 2:42, "the children of Talmon"; Nehemiah 7:45; Nehemiah 11:19.

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Talmon
Ancestor of a Levitical family of doorkeepers who returned from exile. 1 Chronicles 9:17 ; Ezra 2:42 ; Nehemiah 7:45 ; Nehemiah 11:19 ; Nehemiah 12:25 .

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Tolman - See Talmon
Telen - Talmon, Nehemiah 12:25
Talmon - Nehemiah 11:19; 1 Chronicles 9:17; Ezra 2:42, "the children of Talmon"; Nehemiah 7:45; Nehemiah 11:19
Talmon - Talmon
Telem - A gatekeeper who had married a foreign wife ( Ezra 10:24 ); called in Esther 9:25 Esther 9:25 Tolbanes ; perhaps the same as Talmon of Nehemiah 12:25
te'Lem - (Ezra 10:24 ) He is probably the same as Talmon in (Nehemiah 12:25 )
Esther, Theology of - Talmon, VT 13 (1963): 419-55
Chronicles, the Books of - ) Akkub and Talmon, mentioned in 1 Chronicles 9:17-18, are stated in Nehemiah 12:25-26 to have been Levitical porters "in the days of Nehemiah and of Ezra, the priest, the scribe