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Calneh

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Calneh (kăl'neh), fortified dwelling, or fort of the god Ana, or Anu. One of the original cities of Nimrod's empire, Genesis 10:10; Amos 6:2, apparently the same with Calno, Isaiah 10:9, and Canneh, Ezekiel 27:23. It is possibly the modern Niffer, about 60 miles south-southeast of Babylon, on the eastern bank of the Euphrates.

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Rice, Edwin Wilbur, DD. Entry for 'Calneh'. People's Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/rpd/c/calneh.html. 1893.

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