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Hazezon-tamar

Hazezon-tamar [N] [H]

pruning of the palm, the original name of the place afterwards called ENGEDI (q.v.), Genesis 14:7 ; called also HAZAZON-TAMAR ( 2 Chronicles 20:2 ).

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 Hazezon-tamar". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Hazezon-tamar [N] [E]

drawing near to bitterness
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 'Hazezon-tamar'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Hazezon-tamar

and Hazazon-tamar (pruning of palm trees ), the ancient name of Engedi. ( Genesis 14:7 ) The name occurs in the records of the reign of Hezekiah. ( 2 Chronicles 20:2 )


Bibliography Information

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