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Ramath-mizpeh

Ramath-mizpeh [N] [H]

the height of Mizpeh or of the watch-tower ( Joshua 13:26 ), a place mentioned as one of the limits of Gad. There were two Mizpehs on the east of the Jordan. This was the Mizpeh where Jacob and Laban made a covenant, "Mizpeh of Gilead," called also Galeed and Jegar-sahadutha. It has been identified with the modern es-Salt, where the roads from Jericho and from Shechem to Damascus unite, about 25 miles east of the Jordan and 13 south of the Jabbok.

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-mizpeh". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Ramath-mizpeh [N] [E]

elevation of the watch-tower
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-mizpeh'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Ramath-mizpeh

(high place of the watch-tower ). [RAMOTH-GILEAD]


Bibliography Information

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