(ay' dihn) Personal name meaning, “delightful, blissful, luxuriant.” 1. Ancestor of Jews who returned from Exile with Zerubbabel and Joshua (Ezra 2:15;
Nehemiah 7:20). 2. Ancestor of exiles who returned with Ezra (Ezra 8:6). 3. Signer of the covenant of Nehemiah to obey God's Law (Nehemiah 10:16).
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