(bridle ), ( Genesis 10:12 ) one of the cities built by Asshur, "between Nineveh and Calah." Assyrian remains of some considerable extent are found near the modern village of Selamiyeh , and it is perhaps the most probable conjecture that these represent Resen.
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Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Resen'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary".