one of the cities of Hadarezer, king of Syria. David procured brass (i.e., bronze or copper) from it for the temple ( 1 Chronicles 18:8 ). It is called Berothai in 2 Samuel 8:8 ; probably the same as Berothah in Ezekiel 47:16 .
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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Chun". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".