Azal

Azal [N] [S]

( Zechariah 14:5 ) should perhaps be rendered "very near" = "the way of escape shall be made easy." If a proper name, it may denote some place near the western extremity of the valley here spoken of near Jerusalem.

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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

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

Azal, [N] [E]

a name only occurring in ( Zechariah 14:5 ) It is mentioned as the limit to which the ravine of the Mount of Olives will extend when "Jehovah shall go forth to fight."


[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

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

AZAL

a'-zal. See AZEL.


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