[Jim na(h)] Proper name meaning, “he allotted.” 1. Son of Asher, grandson of Jacob, and original ancestor of clan in tribe of Asher (Genesis 46:17;
Numbers 26:44). KJV spells the name Imnah in
1 Chronicles 7:30, as do modern translations in all occurrences. 2. A Levite under Hezekiah (2 Chronicles 31:14, spelled Imnah by English translations).
These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.
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