Eshcol (1)

ESHCOL (1)

esh'-kol ('eshkol, "cluster"; Eschol):

The brother of Mamre and Aner, the Amorite allies of Abraham who took part with him in the pursuit and defeat of Chedorlaomer's forces (Genesis 14:13,14). He lived in the neighborhood of Hebron (Genesis 13:18), and may have given his name to the valley of Eshcol, which lay a little North of Hebron (Numbers 13:23).


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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ESHCOL (1)'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.  

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