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Easton's Bible Dictionary


a well or stream. (1.) A royal city of the Canaanites taken by Joshua (Jos 12:17).

(2.) The youngest son of Gilead (Num 26:32; 27:1).

(3.) The second son of Asher (1Ch 4:6).

(4.) One of David's heroes (1Ch 11:36).

Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary


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International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia



(1) Septuagint Hopher (Jos 12:17), a Canaanitish town mentioned between Tappuah and Aphek, unidentified.

(2) In 1Ki 4:10 a district connected with Socoh, and placed by Solomon under the direction of Benhesed of Arubboth, unidentified.

Smith's Bible Dictionary


(a well).

(1.) The youngest of the sons of Gilead (Numbers 26:32) and head of the family of the Hepherites. (B.C. before 1450)

(2.) Son of Ashur, the "father of Tekoa." (1 Chronicles 4:6). (B.C. about 1445)

(3.) The Mecherathite, one of the heroes of David's guard (1 Chronicles 11:36). (B.C. 1046)

(4.) A place in ancient Canaan which occurs in the lists of conquered kings (Joshua 12:17). It was on the west of Jordan (compare Joshua 12:7 and 1 Kings 4:10).


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