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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Arkite

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ARKITE is used ( Genesis 10:17 , 1 Chronicles 1:15 ) for the people of Arka, a town and district of PhÅ“nicia about 12 miles north of Tripolis. It was taken by Tiglath-pileser III. in b.c. 738. As the birthplace of the Emperor Alexander Severus, it was later called Cæsarea Libani. It is probably mentioned, under the form Irkata , in the Amarna Letters.

J. F. McCurdy.

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Hastings, James. Entry for 'Arkite'. Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hdb/a/arkite.html. 1909.

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