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Karkor

Karkor [N] [H] [S]

foundation, a place in the open desert wastes on the east of Jordan ( Judges 8:10 ), not far beyond Succoth and Penuel, to the south. Here Gideon overtook and routed a fugitive band of Midianites under Zeba and Zalmunna, whom he took captive.

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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.

[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 Information

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

Karkor [N] [E] [S]

they rested
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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

Bibliography Information

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

Karkor [N] [E] [H]

(foundation ), the place in which Zebah and Zalmunna were again routed by Gideon, ( Judges 8:10 ) must have been on the east of Jordan.


[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 'Karkor'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

KARKOR

kar'-kor (qarqor):

An unidentified place where Gideon surprised and overwhelmed the remnants of the army of Zeba and Zalmunnah (Judges 8:10). It probably corresponds to Qarkar mentioned by Shalmaneser II, S. of Hamath (KB, I, 173).


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