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Alemeth

Alemeth [N] [H] [S]

covering.

  • One of the nine sons of Becher, the son of Benjamin ( 1 Chronicles 7:8 ).

  • One of the sons of Jehoadah, or Jarah, son of Ahaz ( 1 Chronicles 8:36 ).

  • A sacerdotal city of Benjamin ( 1 Chronicles 6:60 ), called also Almon ( Joshua 21:18 ), now Almit, a mile north-east of the ancient Anathoth.

    These dictionary topics are from
    M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
    published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

    [N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
    [H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
    [S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

    Bibliography Information

    Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Alemeth". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .