a general name for the countries that lay north of Palestine. Most of the invading armies entered Palestine from the north ( Isaiah 41:25 ; Jeremiah 1:14 Jeremiah 1:15 ; Jeremiah 50:3 Jeremiah 50:9 Jeremiah 50:41 ; 51:48 ; Ezekiel 26:7 ).
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.
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for North country". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .