Bible Dictionaries

Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Abel-Meholah

Additional Links

("the plain of the dance".) The birthplace of Elisha, where he was found at his plow by Elijah returning up the Jordan valley from Horeb (1 Kings 19:16). N. of the Jordan valley, S. of Bethshean (Scythopolis) (1 Kings 4:12). To its neighborhood fled the Midianites routed by Gideon (Judges 7:22). It pertained to the half tribe of Manasseh.

Map of Location

Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information
Fausset, Andrew R. Entry for 'Abel-Meholah'. Fausset's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/fbd/a/abel-meholah.html. 1949.

Search for…
Enter query in the box below:
Choose a letter to browse:
Prev Entry
Abel-Carmaim
Next Entry
Abel-Mizraim