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Hebrew: צִבְעוֹן —transliteration: Tsibon —meaning: hyena or robber

also known as: Tsibon

This is the name of 2 biblical men.

  1. Zibeon, a Hivite

    He is the grandfather of Esau’s wife Oholibamah (Aholibamah) (Genesis 36:2; 36:14), matriarch of 3 Edomite tribes.

  2. Zibeon, son of Seir

    He is a Horite (cave-dwellers) (Genesis 36:20; 36:24; 36:29; 1 Chronicles 1:38; 1:40).

    His sons are Ajah and Anah.


Article Version: July 9, 2021