Anab

Anab [N] [H] [S]

grape-town, one of the cities in the mountains of Judah, from which Joshua expelled the Anakim ( Joshua 11:21 ; 15:50 ). It still retains its ancient name. It lies among the hills, 10 miles south-south-west of Hebron.

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

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Bibliography Information

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

Anab [N] [E] [S]

a grape; a knot
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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Bibliography Information

Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Anab'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Anab [N] [E] [H]

(grape-town ), a town in the mountains of Judah, ( Joshua 15:50 ) named with Debir and Hebron as once belonging to the Anakim. ( Joshua 11:21 )


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

Bibliography Information

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

ANAB

a'-nab (`anabh, "grapes"; Codex Vaticanus, Anon or Anob):

Mentioned in the list of cities which fell to Judah (Joshua 15:50). In the list it follows Debir, from which it was a short distance to the Southwest. It lay about twelve males to the Southwest of Hebron. It was a city of the Anakim, from whom Joshua took it (Joshua 11:21). Its site is now known as the rum `Anab.


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ANAB'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.