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BAANA ():

  • 1. Son of Ahilud, one of the twelve commissariat officers of Solomon. He had charge of the districts Taanach and Megiddo (I Kings iv. 12).
  • 2. Son of Hushai, another of the commissariat officers of Solomon; placed over Asher and Aloth or Bealoth (I Kings iv. 16).
  • 3. The father of Zadok, one of the builders of the wall at Jerusalem (Neh. iii. 4).
  • 4. See Baanah (3).
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