Zophim

Zophim [N] [S]

place for a watchman
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
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Bibliography Information

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

Zophim [N] [H]

(watchers ), The field of, a spot on or near the top of Pisgah, from which Balaam had his second view of the encampment of Israel. ( Numbers 23:14 ) The position of the field of Zophim is not defined. Possibly it is the same place which later in the history is mentioned as Mizpah-moab.


[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

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