, LXX.), a Canaanitish tribe. (Gen.
15.19.) Caleb, the son of Jephunneh, is called a Kenezite (Num.
14.6), and Othniel, his younger brother, is also called a son of Kenaz. (Judg.
1.13, 3.9; comp. Josh.
15.17; 1 Chron.
4.13.) Another branch of this race are referred to the Edomites. (Gen
36.11; Winer, s.v. Ritter, Erdkunde,
vol. xv. p. 138; Ewald, Gesch. des Volkes Israel.
vol. i. p. 338.)