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Easton's Bible Dictionary

Rehob

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Street; broad place.
  • The father of Hadadezer, king of Tobah (2 Samuel 8:3,12 ).

  • Nehemiah 10:11 .

  • The same, probably, as Beth-rehob (2 Samuel 10:6,8; Judges 18:28 ), a place in the north of Palestine (Numbers 13:21 ). It is now supposed to be represented by the castle of Hunin, south-west of Dan, on the road from Hamath into Coele-Syria.

  • A town of Asher (Joshua 19:28 ), to the east of Zidon.

  • Another town of Asher (Joshua 19:30 ), kept possession of by the Canaanites (Judges 1:31 ).

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    These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain.

    Bibliography Information
    Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Rehob'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ebd/r/rehob.html. 1897.

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