Syene

Syene [N] [H] [S]

opening ( Ezekiel 29:10 ; 30:6 ), a town of Egypt, on the borders of Ethiopia, now called Assouan, on the right bank of the Nile, notable for its quarries of beautiful red granite called "syenite." It was the frontier town of Egypt in the south, as Migdol was in the north-east.

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

Bibliography Information

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

Syene [N] [E] [S]

a bush; enmity
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
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Bibliography Information

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

Syene, [N] [E] [H]

properly Seventh a town of Egypt, on the frontier of Cush or Ethiopia, ( Ezekiel 29:10 ; 30:6 ) represented by the present Aruan or Es-Suan.


[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 'Syene,'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

SYENE

si-e'-ne.

See SEVENEH.


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These files are public domain.

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