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joktan


joktan


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Joktan 
  little,  the  second  of  the  two  sons  of  Eber  (Gen.  10:25;  1  Chr. 
  1:19).  There  is  an  Arab  tradition  that  Joktan  (Arab.  Kahtan)  was 
  the  progenitor  of  all  the  purest  tribes  of  Central  and  Southern 
  Arabia. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Joktan,  small  dispute;  contention;  disgust