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Baal-Zephon

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

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BAAL-ZEPHON . Exodus 14:2 , Numbers 33:7; the name of a place near the spot where the Israelites crossed the Red Sea, apparently a shrine of ‘Baal of the north.’ The corresponding goddess ‘Baalit of the north’ is named along with the god of Kesem (Goshen), in an Egyp. papyrus of the New Kingdom, as worshipped at Memphis.

F. Ll. Griffith.

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Hastings, James. Entry for 'Baal-Zephon'. Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​hdb/​b/baal-zephon.html. 1909.
 
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