Easton's Bible Dictionary
bald, The father of Johanan and Jonathan, who for a time
were loyal to Gedaliah, the Babylonian governor of Jerusalem ( Jeremiah
40:8 , 40:13
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names
Smith's Bible Dictionary
(bald) The father of Johanan and Jonathan, who supported
Gedaliahs authority and avenged his murder. ( Jeremiah 40:8 , 40:13 , 40:15 ,
40:16 ; 41:11 , 41:13 , 41:14 , 41:16 ; 42:1 42:8 ; 43:2 , 43:4 , 43:5 ) (B.C.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ka-re'-a (qareach, "bald head"):
The father of Johanan and Jonathan, who after the fall of Jerusalem joined Gedaliah
at Mizpah (2 Kings 25:23 ; Jeremiah 40:8).
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