Anathoth (son of Becher)
A son of Becher, a descendant of Benjamin.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
ANATHOTH [AN uh thoth] — the name of two men and one city in the Old Testament:1. A city in the tribe of Benjamin given to the Levites (1 Kin. 2:26). Anathoth was the birthplace of the prophet Jeremiah (Jer. 1:1; 29:27). During a time of siege, the Lord instructed Jeremiah to purchase a field in Anathoth.
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Anathoth [An-uh-thoth](Hebrew origin: derived from Answers)(1 Chronicles 7:8). 16th century b.c. Anathoth, the son of Becher and grandson of Benjamin, was a member of a family of leaders of the tribe and brave warriors. His brothers were Zemira, Joash, Eliezer, Elioenai, Omri, Jerimoth, Abiah, and
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
ANATHOTH (Ănʹ ȧ·thôth) Personal and placename. 1. City assigned to the tribe of Benjamin, located about three miles northeast of Jerusalem (Josh. 21:18). King Solomon sent Abiathar the priest there after removing him as high priest (1 Kings 2:26–27). It was also the home of Jeremiah the prophet, who
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
ANATHOTH an´uh-thoth [עֲנָתוֹת ʿanathoth; Αναθωθ Anathōth]. 1. A Levitical city within the territory of Benjamin (Josh 21:18; 1 Chr 6:60 [Heb. 6:45]) whose biblical name is preserved in the name of the modern village of Anata and whose probable site is Ras el-Kharrubeth. ABIATHAR was banished to Anathoth
Jeremoth (son of Becher) Brother