Dedan @ low ground. (1.) A son of Raamah Genesis:10:7). His descendants are mentioned in Isaiah:21:13, and Ezekiel:27:15. They probably settled among the sons of Cush, on the north-west coast of the Persian Gulf. (2.) A son of Jokshan, Abraham's son by Keturah ( 1Chronicles:1:32). His descendants settled on the Syrian borders about the territory of Edom. They probably led a pastoral life.
Dedanim @ the descendants of Dedan, the son of Raamah. They are mentioned in Isaiah:21:13 as sending out "travelling companies" which lodged "in the forest of Arabia." They are enumerated also by Ezekiel (27:20) among the merchants who supplied Tyre with precious things.