(sha`ar ha-tso'-n (Nehemiah 3:1,32; 12:39)):
One of the gates of Jerusalem, probably near the northeast corner. See JERUSALEM. For the "sheep gate" of John 5:2, see BETHESDA; SHEEP MARKET.
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'SHEEP GATE'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.