whom God has given. (1.) An inhabitant of Jerusalem, the father
of Nehushta, who was the mother of king Jehoiachin (2 Kings
24:8). Probably the same who tried to prevent Jehoiakim from
burning the roll of Jeremiah's prophecies (Jer. 26:22; 36:12).
(2.) Ezra 8:16.
Bibliography Information Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'elnathan' Eastons Bible Dictionary". bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.