Canaan
Canaan (/ˈkeɪnən/; Northwest Semitic knaʿn; Phoenician: 𐤊𐤍𐤏𐤍; biblical Hebrew: כנען / knaʿn; Masoretic: כְּנָעַן / Kənáʿan) was, during the late 2nd millennium BC, a region in the Ancient Near Eas...
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Jehud
Jehud was a town in ancient Israel.It was located in the district of the Tribe of Dan. It is commonly believed to have been located at the same place as the modern El Yehudiye or Yehud, about 13 km ea...
Biblical Hittites
The Hittites (also Hethites) and children of Heth are a people or peoples mentioned in the Hebrew Bible. They are listed in Book of Genesis as second of the twelve Canaanite nations, descended from...
Ataroth
Ataroth (עטרות) means "crowns" in Hebrew.The Mesha Stele from about 840 BC was erected commemorating Mesha's victory over the "son" of Omri, but he fails to say which one. He states that he massacred ...
City of Salt
City of Salt (עיר המלח in Hebrew) is a town referred to in the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament. According to Josh 15:62, the town was located in the wilderness of Judah, otherwise known as the Judean Dese...
Abel-meholah
Abel-meholah (Hebrew: אָבֵל מְחוֹלָה‎, Avel Mehola; lit. meadow of dancing) was a city mentioned repeatedly in the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament and best known for being the birthplace and reside...
Ishtob
Ishtob was one of the small Syrian Kingdoms that made up Aram.Ishtob also means "man of Tob"
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Endor (village)
Endor was a Canaanite city which is listed in the Book of Joshua (Joshua 17:11) as one of the cities with its dependencies that the Israelites failed to dispossess. It is located between the Hill of M...
Amam (Bible)
Amam (Hebrew: אמם‎, 'ămâm) is an unidentified site the Negeb of Judah, near the border with Edom, mentioned in the Biblical Book of Joshua 15:26.
Hamath-zobah
Hamath-zobah was a place in ancient Israel was apparently conquered by Solomon and thus figuring in his only military engagement alluded to in the biblical Books of Chronicles (2 Chr 8:3). Its ex...
Jagur
Jagur was a town in ancient Israel. Jagur was located in the southernmost district of Judah. (Josh. 15:21) The place is possibly identical with Khirbet el Gharra (Tel Ira), which is located about 14 k...
Amana (Bible)
 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Easton, Matthew George (1897). "". Easton's Bible Dictionary (New and revised ed.). T. Nelson and Sons. Aman...
Baal-zephon
Baal-zephon (בעל צפון Hebrew) is a Hebrew name which means 'lord of the north', and refers both to a god the Hellenes knew as Zeus Kasios, the god of Mount Aqraa on the Syrian shore who was associated...
Achziv
Achziv is a national park on the northern coast of Israel, 15 kilometers north of Acre, within the municipal area of Nahariya. It is a former town, settled for about three millennia. It was first sett...
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Beneberak
Benebarak ("Sons of Barak") (Hebrew: בְּנֵי בְּרַק) was a biblical city mentioned in the Book of Joshua. According to the biblical account it was allocated to the Tribe of Dan. In the Talmudic era, B...
List of Canaanite rulers
Canaan (/ˈkeɪnən/; Northwest Semitic knaʿn; Phoenician: 𐤊𐤍𐤏𐤍; biblical Hebrew: כנען / knaʿn; Masoretic: כְּנָעַן / Kənáʿan) was, during the late 2nd millennium BC, a region in the Ancient Near Eas...
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Cave of Elijah
The Cave of Elijah is a grotto written about in the Hebrew Bible, where the prophet Elijah took shelter during a journey into the wilderness (1 Kings 19:8).In the Books of Kings Elijah had been t...
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Dizahab
Dizahab (meaning "region of gold" or "abundant in gold") was one of the places bounding the arabah. It is mentioned in Deuteronomy 1:1: "These are the words Moses spoke to all Israel in the Arabah — f...
Bethabara
This entry incorporates text from the International Standard Bible Encyclopedia with some modernisation.Bethabara (/bɛθˈæbərə/ beth-AB-ər-ə; בית עברה; bēth‛ăbhārāh; Βηθαβαρά; Bēthabará; “house of the ...
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Gihon Spring
The Gihon Spring (Hebrew: מעיין הגיחון‎) or Fountain of the Virgin in the Kidron valley was the main source of water for the Pool of Siloam in the City of David, the original site of Jerusalem. ...
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Aner
Aner /ˈeɪnər/ (1.) One of three Amorite confederates of Abram in the Hebron area, who joined his forces with those of Abraham in pursuit of Chedorlaomer (Gen. 14:13,24).(2.) A city of Manasseh given t...
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Gazara
Gazara was, according to the Bible, a fortress of great strength in Judea that figures often in the Maccabean wars.To this place Judas pursued Gorgias (1 Maccabees 4:15). It was fortified by the Gre...
Dothan (ancient city)
Dothan (Hebrew: דֹתָן) (also, Dothaim) was a city located north of Shechem, and about 100 km north of Hebron. Eusebius places it 12 miles to the north of Sebaste (Samaria). It has been identified with...
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Anathoth
 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Easton, Matthew George (1897). "". Easton's Bible Dictionary (New and revised ed.). T. Nelson and Sons. Anat...
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Hyksos
Ḥq3-ḫ3st / Ḥq3-ḫ3swt Heka-chaset / Heka-chasutRuler(s) of the foreign countriesThe Hyksos or Hycsos (/ˈhɪksɒs/ or /ˈhɪksoʊz/; Egyptian heqa khaseshet, "ruler(s) of the foreign countries"; Greek Ὑκσώ...
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