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Zelah

Zelah [N] [H] [S]

slope; side, a town in Benjamin, where Saul and his son Jonathan were buried ( 2 Samuel 21:14 ). It was probably Saul's birthplace.

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 Zelah". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Zelah [N] [E] [S]

rib; side; halting
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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

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

Zelah [N] [E] [H]

(a rib ), a city in the allotment of Benjamin, ( Joshua 18:28 ) contained the family tomb of Kish, the father of Saul. ( 2 Samuel 21:14 ) [Perhaps the same as ZELZAH]


[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 'Zelah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.