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Arpad

Arpad [N] [H]

( Isaiah 10:9 ; 36:19 ; 37:13 ), also Arphad, support, a Syrian city near Hamath, along with which it is invariably mentioned ( 2 Kings 19:13 ; 18:34 ; Isaiah 10:9 ), and Damascus ( Jeremiah 49:23 ). After a siege of three years it fell (B.C. 742) before the Assyrian king Tiglath-pileser II. Now Tell Erfud.

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

Bibliography Information

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

Arpad [N] [E]

the light of redemption
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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

Bibliography Information

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

Arpad, or Arphad

(strong city ), ( Isaiah 36:19 ; 37:13 ) a city or district in Syria, apparently dependent on Damascus. ( Jeremiah 49:23 ) No trace of its existence has yet been discovered. ( 2 Kings 18:34 ; 19:13 ; Isaiah 10:9 )


Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Arpad, or Arphad'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.