Kirjath-sannah

Kirjath-sannah [N] [H]

city of the sannah; i.e., of the palm(?), Joshua 15:49 ; the same as Kirjath-sepher ( 15:16 ; Judges 1:11 ) and Debir (q.v.), a Canaanitish royal city included in Judah ( Joshua 10:38 ; 15:49 ), and probably the chief seat of learning among the Hittites. It was about 12 miles to the south-west of Hebron.

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 Kirjath-sannah". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Kirjath-sannah [N] [E]

city of enmity
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 'Kirjath-sannah'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Kirjath-sannah

(city of books ). [DEBIR]


Bibliography Information

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