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pinon in Smith's Bible Dictionary

(darkness), one of the "dukes" of Edom, --that is, head or founder of a tribe of that nation. #Ge 38:41; 1Ch 1:52|

pinon in Schaff's Bible Dictionary

PI'NON (darkness), one of the dukes of Edom. Gen 36:41; 1 Chr 1:52. His tribe was settled, according to later traditions, at Punon, one of the stations of the Israelites in the wilderness.

pinon in Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Genesis 36:41. Eusebius and Jerome (Onomasticon) identify the seat of the tribe with Punon, an Israelite station in the wilderness, and Phoeno between Petra and Zoar, the site of the Roman copper mines.