Hanun (Hay´nuhn; Heb., “gracious”)

1 The Ammonite king whose insult to David’s servants led to war and defeat resulting in slavery (2Sam 10:1-19; 2Sam 11:1; 2Sam 12:26-31; 1Chr 19:1-19). 2 A man of Zanoah who repaired the Jerusalem city wall and gate (Neh 3:13; Neh 3:30).

2Sam 10:1-19

The Ammonites and Arameans Are Defeated
1Some time afterward, the king of the Ammonites died, and his son Hanun succeeded him.2David said, “I will deal loyally ... View more

2Sam 11:1

David Commits Adultery with Bathsheba
1In the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, David sent Joab with his officers and all Israel with hi ... View more

2Sam 12:26-31

The Ammonites Crushed
26Now Joab fought against Rabbah of the Ammonites, and took the royal city.27Joab sent messengers to David, and said, “I have fought again ... View more

1Chr 19:1-19

Defeat of the Ammonites and Arameans
1Some time afterward, King Nahash of the Ammonites died, and his son succeeded him.2David said, “I will deal loyally with H ... View more

Neh 3:13

13Hanun and the inhabitants of Zanoah repaired the Valley Gate; they rebuilt it and set up its doors, its bolts, and its bars, and repaired a thousand cubits of ... View more

Neh 3:30

30After him Hananiah son of Shelemiah and Hanun sixth son of Zalaph repaired another section. After him Meshullam son of Berechiah made repairs opposite his liv ... View more

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