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Kirjath-arba

Kirjath-arba

(the city of Arba ), an early name of the city which after the conquest is generally known as HEBRON. ( Joshua 14:15 ; Judges 1:10 ) The identity of Kirjath-arba with Hebron is constantly asserted. ( Genesis 23:2 ; 35:27 ; Joshua 14:15 ; Joshua 15:13 Joshua 15:54 ; 20:7 ; 21:11 )


Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Kirjatharba'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.