Sibraim [N]

(twofold hope ), one of the landmarks on the northern boundary of the holy land as stated by Ezekiel. ( Ezekiel 47:16 ) It has not been identified.

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

Bibliography Information

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


sib-ra'-im, sib'-ra-im (cibhrayim; Codex Vaticanus Sebram; Codex Alexandrinus Sephram):

A place named as on the boundary of Palestine in Ezekiel's ideal delineation, "between the border of Damascus and the border of Hamath" (Ezekiel 47:16). It may possibly be represented by the modern Khirbet Sanbariyeh on the west bank of Nahr el-Chasbany, about 3 miles Southeast of `Abil.

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