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American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Calah

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A city of Assyria, built by Ashur or by Nimrod, Genesis 10:11,12 . It was at some distance from Nineveh, and Resen lay between them. It is thought to have been near the river Lycus, the great Zab, which empties into the Tigris.

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Rand, W. W. Entry for 'Calah'. American Tract Society Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ats/c/calah.html. 1859.

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