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Nibhaz

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(nihb' haz) Deity worshiped by the residents of Avva whom the Assyrians used to resettle the area about Samaria after the fall of that city in 722 B.C. (2 Kings 17:31 ). The deity is otherwise unknown. The name is perhaps a deliberate corruption of the term for altar (Mizbeah ) which had possibly become an object of worship.

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Butler, Trent C. Editor. Entry for 'Nibhaz'. Holman Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​hbd/​n/nibhaz.html. 1991.
 
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