Shaalabbin [N]

or Shaal'bim, a place of foxes, a town of the tribe of Dan ( Joshua 19:42 ; Judges 1:35 ). It was one of the chief towns from which Solomon drew his supplies ( 1 Kings 4:9 ). It is probably the modern village of Selbit, 3 miles north of Ajalon.

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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.

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

Bibliography Information

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


sha-a-lab'-in (sha`alabbin; Codex Vaticanus Salabein; Codex Alexandrinus Salamein):

A town in the territory of Da named between Irshemesh and Aijalon (Joshua 19:42). It seems to be identical with SHAALBIM.

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