Definitions of Zalmon

  1. his shade; his image
  2. ( shady ), an Ahohite one of Davids guard. ( 2 Samuel 23:28 )
  3. shady. One of David's warriors, called the Ahohite ( 2 Samuel 23:28 ); called also Ilai ( 1 Chronicles 11:29 ).
  4. shady. A wood near Shechem, from which Abimelech and his party brought boughs and " put them to the hold" of Shechem, " and set the hold on fire" ( Judges 9:48 ). Probably the southern peak of Gerizim, now called Jebel Sulman. ( See SALMON .) These dictionary topics are fromM.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.[ N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible DictionaryBibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. " Entry for Zalmon". " Easton's Bible Dictionary". .