Elon (Ee´lon; Heb., “oak,” “terebinth”)

1 A Hittite, the father of Basemath, a wife of Esau (Gen 26:34). 2 A “minor judge” for ten years, of the tribe of Zebulun, buried at Aijalon (Judg 12:11; Judg 12:12). 3 A town of the tribe of Dan (Josh 19:43). 4 A son of Zebulun in the clan lists of Gen 46:14 and Num 26:26.

Gen 26:34

Esau's Hittite Wives
34When Esau was forty years old, he married Judith daughter of Beeri the Hittite, and Basemath daughter of Elon the Hittite;

Judg 12:11

11After him Elon the Zebulunite judged Israel; and he judged Israel ten years.

Judg 12:12

12Then Elon the Zebulunite died, and was buried at Aijalon in the land of Zebulun.

Josh 19:43

43Elon, Timnah, Ekron,

Gen 46:14

14The children of Zebulun: Sered, Elon, and Jahleel

Num 26:26

26The descendants of Zebulun by their clans: of Sered, the clan of the Seredites; of Elon, the clan of the Elonites; of Jahleel, the clan of the Jahleelites.

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