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Ain Feshka
Excerpt from the Lexham Bible Dictionary, the most advanced Bible dictionary.
A settlement located near the Dead Sea. An important site related to the Dead Sea Scrolls because of its proximity to Qumran. A proposed site of the Dead Sea Scrolls’ creation.
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Ain Feshka
Ain Feshka A settlement located near the Dead Sea. An important site related to the Dead Sea Scrolls because of its proximity to Qumran. A proposed site of the Dead Sea Scrolls’ creation.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Ain Feshkha
AIN FESHKHA. A slightly mineral spring on the NW shores of the Dead Sea, emerging at the foot of the Judean hills which here are close to the sea. It lies about two miles S of Khirbet Qumran, at the southern extremity of the narrow plain which represents the end of the Jordan Valley. Immediately S of
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Ain Feshka
Ain FeshkaA brackish spring ca. 2 km. (1.3 mi.) W of the Dead Sea and 12 km. (7.5 mi.) S of Jericho. It was in nearby caves that the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Ain Feshka
Ain Feshka [ān fĕshˊkə]. A saltwater spring approximately 2 km. (1.3 mi.) west of the Dead Sea and 12 km. (7.5 mi.) south of Jericho. It was in nearby caves that the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered.
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
ʿain Feshka
ʿAin Feshka ayn-fesh′kuh. An oasis some 2 mi. S of Khirbet Qumran, on the W coast of the Dead Sea. An excavation there in 1958 uncovered a small settlement that may have been the agricultural center for the Qumran sectaries, producing vegetables, grain, and meat supplies. It also contained a tannery