Mahol (May´hol; Heb., “dance”)

The father of the wise men Heman, Calcol, and Darda (1Kgs 4:31). Some understand the phrase “children of Mahol” to be a title meaning “members of the orchestra (guild).”

1Kgs 4:31

31He was wiser than anyone else, wiser than Ethan the Ezrahite, and Heman, Calcol, and Darda, children of Mahol; his fame spread throughout all the surrounding ... View more

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