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Sihon

Kitto's Popular Cyclopedia of Biblical Literature

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Si´hon (sweeping away; i.e. a warrior sweeping all before him), the king of the Amorites, reigning at Heshbon, who was destroyed, and his kingdom subjugated, in the attempt to resist the progress of the Israelites through his dominions (; , sq.) [AMORITES].

 

 

 

 

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Kitto, John, ed. Entry for 'Sihon'. "Kitto's Popular Cyclopedia of Biblical Literature". https://www.studylight.org/​encyclopedias/​eng/​kbe/​s/sihon.html.
 
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