Orig: or Yduthuwn \i yed-oo-thoon'\i0\plain\f3\fs21\cf23 ; or Ydiythuwn \i yed-ee-thoon'\i0\plain\f3\fs21\cf23 ; probably from 3034; laudatory; Jeduthun, an Israelite:--Jeduthun. H3034
Use: Proper Name Masculine
Jeduthun = "praising"
1) a Levite of the family of Merari and the chief of one of the 3 choirs of the temple whose descendants also formed one of the perpetual temple choirs; he is named at the beginning of 3 Psalms (Ps 39:1; 62:1; 77:1) either as the composer or the recipient of those Psalms but most likely as the leader of the choir by which those Psalms were to be sung