Ramoth

Ramoth [N] [H]

heights. A Levitical city in the tribe of Issachar ( 1 Samuel 30:27 ; 1 Chronicles 6:73 ), the same as Jarmuth ( Joshua 21:29 ) and Remeth (q.v.), 19:21 .

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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

Bibliography Information

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

Ramoth [N] [E]

eminences; high places
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 'Ramoth'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

RAMOTH (1)

ra'-moth:

(1) ra'moth; he Rhamoth:

A city in the territory of Issachar assigned to the Gershonite Levitea (1 Chronicles 6:73), mentioned between Daberath and Anem. It seems to correspond to "Remeth" in Joshua 19:21, and to "Jarmuth" in 21:29, and is possibly identical with er-Rameh about 11 miles Southwest of Jenin.

(2) Ramoth of the South.

See RAMAH, (5).

(3) Ramoth in Gilead.

See RAMOTH-GILEAD.


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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'RAMOTH (1)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.  

RAMOTH (2)

ra'-moth (ramoth, Qere for yeremoth (Ezra 10:29 the King James Version); the Revised Version margin Kethibh makes the name similar to those in Ezra 10:26,27):

One of the offenders in the matter of foreign marriages. The English Revised Version and the American Standard Revised Version, adopting Kethibh, read JEREMOTH (which see).


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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'RAMOTH (2)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.  

RAMOTH (3)

(Job 28:18 King James Version margin).

See STONES, PRECIOUS.


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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'RAMOTH (3)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.