Joshua 15:29
Parallel Verses
New International Version
Baalah, Iyim, Ezem,

King James Bible
Baalah, and Iim, and Azem,

Darby Bible Translation
Baalah, and Ijim, and Ezem,

World English Bible
Baalah, Iim, Ezem,

Young's Literal Translation
Baalah, and Iim, and Azem,

Joshua 15:29 Parallel
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Beer-sheba - A city, famous in the book of Genesis as the residence of the patriarchs Abraham and Jacob, Genesis 22:19; Genesis 28:10; Genesis 46:1. See the note on Genesis 21:31. It lay on the way between Canaan and Egypt, about forty miles from Jerusalem.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Joshua 15:9-11 And the border was drawn from the top of the hill to the fountain of the water of Nephtoah, and went out to the cities of mount Ephron...

Joshua 19:3 And Hazarshual, and Balah, and Azem,


1 Chronicles 4:29 And at Bilhah, and at Ezem, and at Tolad,

The Sea of Sodom
The bounds of Judea, on both sides, are the sea; the western bound is the Mediterranean,--the eastern, the Dead sea, or the sea of Sodom. This the Jewish writers every where call, which you may not so properly interpret here, "the salt sea," as "the bituminous sea." In which sense word for word, "Sodom's salt," but properly "Sodom's bitumen," doth very frequently occur among them. The use of it was in the holy incense. They mingled 'bitumen,' 'the amber of Jordan,' and [an herb known to few], with
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica

Divers Matters.
I. Beth-cerem, Nehemiah 3:14. "The stones, as well of the altar, as of the ascent to the altar, were from the valley of Beth-cerem, which they digged out beneath the barren land. And thence they are wont to bring whole stones, upon which the working iron came not." The fathers of the traditions, treating concerning the blood of women's terms, reckon up five colours of it; among which that, "which is like the water of the earth, out of the valley of Beth-cerem."--Where the Gloss writes thus, "Beth-cerem
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica

Sennacherib (705-681 B. C. )
The struggle of Sennacherib with Judaea and Egypt--Destruction of Babylon. Sennacherib either failed to inherit his father's good fortune, or lacked his ability.* He was not deficient in military genius, nor in the energy necessary to withstand the various enemies who rose against him at widely removed points of his frontier, but he had neither the adaptability of character nor the delicate tact required to manage successfully the heterogeneous elements combined under his sway. * The two principal
G. Maspero—History Of Egypt, Chaldaea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, V 8

Kadesh. Rekam, and that Double. Inquiry is Made, Whether the Doubling it in the Maps is Well Done.
The readers of the eastern interpreters will observe, that Kadesh is rendered by all Rekam, or in a sound very near it. In the Chaldee, it is 'Rekam': in the Syriac, 'Rekem': in the Arabic, 'Rakim'... There are two places noted by the name Rekam in the very bounds of the land,--to wit, the southern and eastern: that is, a double Kadesh. I. Of Kadesh, or Rekam, in the south part, there is no doubt. II. Of it, in the eastern part, there is this mention: "From Rekam to the east, and Rekam is as the
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica

Cross References
Numbers 33:45
They left Iye Abarim and camped at Dibon Gad.

Joshua 15:28
Hazar Shual, Beersheba, Biziothiah,

Joshua 15:30
Eltolad, Kesil, Hormah,

Joshua 19:3
Hazar Shual, Balah, Ezem,

Jump to Previous
Azem Baalah Ba'alah Ezem Iim Ijim
Jump to Next
Azem Baalah Ba'alah Ezem Iim Ijim
Joshua 15:29 NIV
Joshua 15:29 NLT
Joshua 15:29 ESV
Joshua 15:29 NASB
Joshua 15:29 KJV

Joshua 15:29 Bible Apps
Joshua 15:29 Biblia Paralela
Joshua 15:29 Chinese Bible
Joshua 15:29 French Bible
Joshua 15:29 German Bible

Joshua 15:29 Commentaries

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.

Bible Hub
Joshua 15:28
Top of Page
Top of Page