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Ramath-lehi

Ramath-lehi [N] [H]

elevation of Lehi, or the jawbone height; i.e., the Ramah of Lehi ( Judges 15:15-17 ). The phrase "in the jaw," ver. 19, Authorized Version, is in the margin, also in the Revised Version, "in Lehi." Here Samson slew a thousand Philistines with a jawbone.

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 Ramath-lehi". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Ramath-lehi [N] [E]

elevation of the jaw-bone
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 'Ramath-lehi'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Ramath-lehi

(hill of the jawbone , or hill of Lehi ), the name bestowed by Samson on the scene of his slaughter of the thousand Philistines with the jaw bone, ( Judges 15:17 ) a place by the rock Elam, in western Judah of the Philistines.


Bibliography Information

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