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Morrish Bible Dictionary

Machpelah

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Both a field and a cave which Abraham bought of the children of Heth for a burying place. It was near Hebron; Abraham, Sarah, Isaac, Rebekah, Jacob and Leah were buried there. Genesis 23:9,17,19 ; Genesis 25:9 ; Genesis 49:30,31 ; Genesis 50:13 . The manner in which the purchase was accomplished is exactly the way bargains are to this day arranged in the East by the Bedouins. See HEBRON.

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Morrish, George. Entry for 'Machpelah'. Morrish Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/mbd/m/machpelah.html. 1897.

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