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Bible Usage:

  • Dodo used 5 times.


  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:


Easton's Bible Dictionary

Amatory; loving.

1. A descendant of Issachar (Judges 10:1).

2. An Ahohite, father of Eleazar, who was one of David's three heroes (2 Samuel 23:9; 1 Chronicles 11:12). He was the same with Dodai mentioned in 1 Chronicles 27:4.

3. A Bethlehemite, and father of Elhanan, who was one of David's thirty heroes (2 Samuel 23:24).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

his uncle

Naves Topical Index

1. A descendant of Issachar
Judges 10:1

2. One of David's heroes

General references
2 Samuel 23:9; 1 Chronicles 11:12

Called Dodai
1 Chronicles 27:4

3. A Bethlehemite
2 Samuel 23:24; 1 Chronicles 11:26

Smith's Bible Dictionary


  1. A man of Bethlehem, father of Elhanan, who was one of David's thirty captains. (2 Samuel 23:24; 1 Chronicles 11:26) He is a different person from
  2. DODO THE AHOHITE, father of Eleazar, the second of the three mighty men who were over the thirty. (2 Samuel 23:9; 1 Chronicles 11:12) (B.C. before 1046).

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

DODO, noun The Didus, a genus of fowls of the gallinaceous order. The hooded dodo is large than a swan, with a strong hooked bill. The general color of the plumage is cinereous; the belly and thighs whitish. The head is large, and seems as if covered with a hood. The solitary dodo is a large fowl, and is said to weigh sometimes forty five pounds. The plumage is gray and brown mixed.