New International Version
(Hermon is called Sirion by the Sidonians; the Amorites call it Senir.)
King James Bible
(Which Hermon the Sidonians call Sirion; and the Amorites call it Shenir;)
Darby Bible Translation
(the Sidonians call Hermon Sirion, and the Amorites call it Senir):
World English Bible
([which] Hermon the Sidonians call Sirion, and the Amorites call it Senir;)
Young's Literal Translation
(Sidonians call Hermon, Sirion; and the Amorites call it Senir,)
Deuteronomy 3:9 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Hermon the Sidonians call - Shenir - I suppose this verse to have been a marginal remark, which afterwards got incorporated with the text, or an addition by Joshua or Ezra.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Hermon Mount Hermon is the south-eastern branch of Lebanon, beyond Jordan. The Chaldee Targumist, who places it at Caesarea and Samaritan interpreter call it toor talga, `the mountain of snow,' because of its being always covered with snow; and Jerome informs us, that it lies higher than Paneas or Caesarea Philippi, and that in the summer time snow used to be carried from thence to Tyre. It is now call El Heish, and is comprised in the district of Kanneytra.
LibraryA Model of Intercession
"And he said unto them, Which of you shall have a friend, and shall go unto him at midnight, and shall say unto him, Friend, lend me three loaves; for a friend of mine is come unto me from a journey, and I have nothing to set before him; and he from within shall answer and say, Trouble me not: I cannot rise and give thee? I say unto you, Though he will not rise and give him, because he is his friend, yet, because of his importunity, he will arise and give him as many as he needeth."--LUKE xi. 5-8. …
Andrew Murray—The Ministry of Intercession
This land extended from Aroer on the rim of the Arnon Gorge to Mount Sirion (that is, Hermon),
from Mount Halak, which rises toward Seir, to Baal Gad in the Valley of Lebanon below Mount Hermon. He captured all their kings and put them to death.
1 Chronicles 5:23
The people of the half-tribe of Manasseh were numerous; they settled in the land from Bashan to Baal Hermon, that is, to Senir (Mount Hermon).
He makes Lebanon leap like a calf, Sirion like a young wild ox.
My soul is downcast within me; therefore I will remember you from the land of the Jordan, the heights of Hermon--from Mount Mizar.
It is as if the dew of Hermon were falling on Mount Zion. For there the LORD bestows his blessing, even life forevermore.
Song of Solomon 4:8
Come with me from Lebanon, my bride, come with me from Lebanon. Descend from the crest of Amana, from the top of Senir, the summit of Hermon, from the lions' dens and the mountain haunts of leopards.
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