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Dictionary of Bible place names

Harold Henry Rowley

Dictionary of Bible place names

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Published by F. H. Revell Co. in Old Tappan, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Geography -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] H. H. Rowley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS630 .R645
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5078405M
    ISBN 10080070441X
    LC Control Number74139743
    OCLC/WorldCa129172


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This book is based on the Jerusalem Bible (Old Testament, Apocrypha and New Testament), and published in (translated into English in It contains every personal and place name found throughout the Jerusalem Bible, giving such data as the number of references, translation of name, a short introduction to the personplace, and an exhaustive list of the scripture references.

It gives the various definitions of all the peoples' names and places in the Bible with pronunciations. My only suggestion, if they should revise the book, is to add from which original language the root definitions are based. The authors do show the outdated definition verses the newer definition.

A 5(94). Its based on the "Jerusalem Bible", which is to say that it includes names found in the "deuterocanonical" books of the Old Testament. The closest corresponding book that I know of is: The Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names: keyed to Strong's Exhaustive Concordance, by Alfred Jones.

Kregel Pubs, Grand Rapids, Michigan. ()5(10). It contains more than 2, Bible and Bible-related proper names and their meanings. As part of the Bible Study Tools Study Library, Hitchcock's Bible Names is linked to Torrey's New Topical Textbook, Baker's Evangelical Dictionary, Easton's Bible Dictionary, Smith's Bible Dictionary, and Nave's Topical Bible.

Bible: place names in the Bible Aceldama the place near Jerusalem that was bought with the 30 pieces of silver paid to Judas for betraying Jesus (Matthew ; Acts ) Antioch a city in S Turkey, on the Orontes River: ancient commercial centre.

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What a dandy little book. In only 96 pages, it gives both preferred and permissible pronounciations of about three thousand people and place names taken from the NRSV Old Testament, Apocrypha, and New Testament. Scott-Craig uses a clear, easily Reviews: To such as are likely to use this little work little need be said as to the importance of an exact, literal translation of the Proper Names of the Bible without such translation many chapters in our Bibles remain but a morass of unintelligible jargon, difficult to pronounce, as e.Joshua 19 and 1 Chronicles 1 and 2, etc.whereas, if we are.

A Dictionary Of the Proper Names of the Old and New Testament Scriptures, being and Accurate and Literal Translation from the Original Tongues By J.

Jackson Preface Some years since, the present writer, in pursuing his studies in the Bible, reached a portion which consisted largely. Along with our online pronunciation guide, BibleSpeak also provides links to some of the best resources for Bible study available today.

From Bible commentaries, to study tools, be sure to check out our complete reference list of books that will help you as you study and teach God's word. opposite Jericho. The last resting-place of Israel before crossing the Jordan.

(Numbers ) The place is most frequently mentioned by its shorter name of Shittim. See Shittah Tree, Shittim, Shittim. Abez. Smith's Bible Dictionary William Smith. Another volume for every local historian's bookshelf - Local Dictionary of Bible place names book revised edition of the Dictionary of British Place-Names includes o engaging and informative entries, tracing the development of the featured place-names from earliest times to the present day.

Included place-names range from the familiar to the obscure, among them 'Beer', 'Findlater', 'Broadbottom', and. A Dictionary of the Bible is the most acclaimed, accessible, and up-to-date dictionary of its kind.

Containing over 2, authoritative entries it provides clear and concise information about all of the important places, people, themes, and doctrines of the Bible.

Terms range from earthquakes and mice to martyrs and art, and new to this edition. List of Biblical Names and their Meaning. Aaron Biblical Name Means: (Light-Bringer) - He was the eldest son of Amram and Jochebed.

This made him the brother of Moses and Miriam. He would become Moses spokesman to the people. Eventually he would be commissioned as a deliver of Israel. Over 4, subjects and proper names are defined and analyzed with corresponding Scripture references.

"Smith's Bible Dictionary" has been used by students of the Bible since its introduction in the 's. A trustworthy classic that is more than just a dictionary defining thousands of Biblical words. The scripture lexicon; or, A dictionary of above four thousand proper names of persons and places, mentionedin the Bible: divided into syllables with their proper accents; with the description of the greater part of them.

Also the explanation of many words and things in the Bible which are not generally understood. A - Quick Reference Dictionary. Search our collection of popular Bible dictionaries for the meaning of words found in the Bible.

Our comprehensive dictionary combines definitions and proper names for Biblical words with online verse reference, allowing users to define and analyze Scripture. All The Names in the Bible is a fun and engaging handbook that includes every name in the Bible in one handy volume.

This comprehensive resource lists every person and place mentioned in the Bible and cites helpful information, including the pronunciation of the name, the Greek or Hebrew meaning of the name, a paragraph of description, and a Reviews: Read Dictionary of Bible Proper Names: Every Proper Name in the Old and New Testaments Arranged Download Pronouncing dictionary of proper names pronunciations for more than proper names.

A Bible dictionary is a reference book full of articles on the people, places, things, and concepts of the Bible. A good Bible dictionary will give you an idea of how these are addressed throughout Scripture, plus plenty of information on how ancient, medieval, and modern people think (or have thought) of them.

By James E. Smith, Professor of Bible, Florida Christian College. This brief dictionary gives the definition andor description of every proper name (people and places) in the book of Isaiah. The unique thing about this dictionary is that it gives the definitions as they are understood in context of the book of Isaiah.

The Scripture lexicon; or a dictionary of above four thousand proper names of persons and places, mentioned in the Bible. Item Preview. Right now I'm going to Bible school, and this dictionary has been a consistent help on every topic where I have found an article, and I'm frequently surprised by the topics I find that I've never even thought of.

The articles address places, names, books of the Bible, theological topics, or Reviews: A Bible dictionary is a reference work containing encyclopedic entries related to the Bible, typically concerning people, places, customs, doctrine and Biblical dictionaries can be scholarly or popular in tone.

The first dictionary of the Bible in English was the Christian Dictionarie () of. It's Easy. Includes every name in the Bible with every English spelling from every major English Bible translation.

Nearly 7, entries. Easy to use Pronunciation Key. No funny looking symbols. Who should use this guide. Anyone who would like to pronounce the names of people and places in the Bible.

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Easton's Bible Dictionary Weepers, a place where the angel of the Lord reproved the Israelites for entering into a league with the people of the land. This caused them bitterly to weep, and hence the name of the place (Judges5).

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Inspired by the work of. Hitchcocks Bible Names Dictionary. Author: Roswell Dwight Hitchcock ( - ) Published: Published in the 's as part of the "New and Complete Analysis of the Holy Bible", Roswell Hitchcock's purpose was to define over 2, names of characters and places found in the Bible.

God, Name of. The God of Israel was known by many different names, titles, and epithets. God's particular names derive both from his revealing his attributes and character to Israel and from Israel's response to him.

However, alongside this wealth of names and epithets in the Bible, the concept of God's "Name" itself plays an important role. Esther, King James Bible Dictionary. The authorship of this book is unknown. It must have been obviously written after the death of Ahasuerus (the Xerxes of the Greeks), which took place B.

Sela. The name of a place mentioned in 2 Kingswhere it is said that Amaziah king of Judah slew ten thousand men of Edom, in the valley of Salt, and took Sela by war, and called the name of it JOKTHEEL, subdued byin Hebrew, signifies, a rock, and answers to the Greek word Petra; whence it has been reasonably inferred that the city bearing the name of Petra, and which was the.

Debir (a sanctuary), the name of three places of Palestine. A town in the mountains of Judah, (Joshua ) one of a group of eleven cities to the west of earlier name of Debir was Kirjath-sepher, "city of book," (Joshua ; Judges ) and Kirjath-sannah, "city of palm.

"(Joshua ) It was one of the cities given with their "suburbs" to the priests. Simply look up the words in bold letters in a good Bible dictionary, and all these questions should be answered. Read Matthewand list the words or names which you could look up in a Bible Dictionary to help you to better understand this passage.

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