Ono (Oh´noh)

A town near the southern end of the Plain of Sharon. It was built by Benjaminites (1Chr 8:12) and is to be identified with modern Kefr Ana. Along with Lod it was reoccupied after the exile (Neh 11:35), and Nehemiah’s enemies waited to meet him in the plain of Ono (Neh 6:2).

1Chr 8:12

12The sons of Elpaal: Eber, Misham, and Shemed, who built Ono and Lod with its towns,

Neh 11:35

35Lod, and Ono, the valley of artisans.

Neh 6:2

2Sanballat and Geshem sent to me, saying, “Come and let us meet together in one of the villages in the plain of Ono.” But they intended to do me harm.

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