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Hitchcock's Bible Names DictionaryMearah
Smith's Bible DictionaryMearah
(a cave), a place named in (Joshua 13:4) only. The word means in Hebrew a cave, and it is commonly assumed that the reference is to some remarkable cavern in the neighborhood of Zidon.
Easton's Bible DictionaryA cave, a place in the northern boundary of Palestine (Joshua 13:4). This may be the cave of Jezzin in Lebanon, 10 miles east of Sidon, on the Damascus road; or probably, as others think, Mogheirizeh, north-east of Sidon.
International Standard Bible EncyclopediaMEARAH
me-a'-ra (me`arah; omitted in the Septuagint): A town or district mentioned only in Joshua 13:4, as belonging to the Zidonians. The name as it stands means "cave." If that is correct it may be represented by the modern village Mogheiriyeh, "little cave," not far from Sidon. Perhaps, however, we should find in the word the name of a Sidonian city, with the preposition min, that has suffered change in transcription. Septuagint reads "from Gaza"; but Gaza is obviously too far to the South.
Strong's Hebrew4632. Mearah -- a cave region in Lebanon
... 4631, 4632. Mearah. 4633 . a cave region in Lebanon. Transliteration: Mearah
Phonetic Spelling: (meh-aw-raw') Short Definition: Mearah. ...
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4631. mearah -- a cave
ThesaurusMearah (1 Occurrence)
...MEARAH. me-a'-ra (me`arah; omitted in the Septuagint): A town or district mentioned
only in Joshua 13:4, as belonging to the Zidonians. ...Mearah (1 Occurrence). ...
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Mear'ah (1 Occurrence)
Meanwhile (38 Occurrences)
Zidonians (11 Occurrences)
Belongeth (36 Occurrences)
Arah (3 Occurrences)
Aphek (9 Occurrences)
Sido'nians (11 Occurrences)
Sidonians (16 Occurrences)
Boundary (83 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceMearah (1 Occurrence)
Joshua 13:4 on the south; all the land of the Canaanites, and Mearah that belongs to the Sidonians, to Aphek, to the border of the Amorites;
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