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Baanah


Ba’anah.

1. Son of Rimmon, a Benjamite, who with his brother Rechab murdered Ish-bosheth. For this they were killed by David, and their mutilated bodies hung up over the pool at Hebron. 2 Sam. 4:2, 5, 6, 9. (b.c. 1046.)

2. A Netophathite, father of Heleb or Heled, one of David’s mighty men. 2 Sam. 23:29; 1 Chron. 11:30. (b.c. before 1066.)

3. Accurately Baana, son of Hushai, Solomon’s commissariat officer in Asher. 1 Kings 4:16. (b.c. 1012.)

4. A man who accompanied Zerubbabel on his return from the captivity. Ezra 2:2; Neh. 7:7. Possibly the same person is intended in Neh. 10:27. (b.c. 536.)