is referred to in Joshua 3:16 . It stood "beside Zarethan," on the west bank of Jordan ( 1 Kings 4:12 ). At this city the flow of the water was arrested and rose up "upon an heap" at the time of the Israelites' passing over ( Joshua 3:16 ).
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 Adam, the city of". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".