Eznite (ĕzˈnĪt) [key], ostensibly an epithet of Adino (one of David's men) in Second Samuel. The name with its qualifier is translated in the parallel passage in First Chronicles as "he lifted up his spear." That translation has been added to the passage in Second Samuel in AV.
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