Zior

Zior [N] [H] [S]

littleness, a city in the mountains of Judah ( Joshua 15:54 ); the modern Si'air, 4 1/2 miles north-north-east of Hebron.

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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.

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Bibliography Information

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

Zior [N] [E] [S]

ship of him that watches
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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Bibliography Information

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

Zior [N] [E] [H]

(smallness ), a town in the mountain district of Judah. ( Joshua 15:54 ) It belongs to the same group with Hebron.


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

ZIOR

zi'-or (tsi`or; Sorth, or Sior):

A town in the hill country of Judah (Joshua 15:54); probably Si'air, 4 1/2 miles North-Northeast of Hebron where the Mukam `Aisa (Tomb of Esau) is now shown. It is a considerable village surrounded by cultivated land; a spring exists in the neighborhood; there are rock-cut tombs showing it is an ancient site (PEF, III, 309, Sh XXI).


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