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The mountain range on the east side of the Great Rift valley in Lebanon. The Assyrian king summoned its people to join his army in a war (Judith 1:7).
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
ANTILEBANON (PLACE) [Gk Antilibanos (Ἀντιλιβανος)]. Geographical region NE of Galilee situated between Lebanon and Damascus, the major feature of which is a range of mountains running SW to NE (Jdt 1:7). The region of Antilebanon is separated from Lebanon by the Al-Biqaʿ Valley (known as Coele-Syria
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
ANTI-LEBANON Mountain range (Jdt 1:7) stretching from Mt Hermon, its southern extremity, toward the north-northeast, running parallel to the Lebanon range west of it. Drainage from the two ranges provides most of the water for the Jordan River. The range was known in OT times as Sirion (Dt 3:9; 4:48;
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Anti-Lebanon (an´tee-leb´uh-nuhn), a modern name for the range of mountains running north-south and located east of the Litani Valley in Lebanon, between that valley and the eastern desert. It is parallel to (hence “anti-”) the Lebanon range standing west of the valley, between the valley and the Mediterranean
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Anti-LebanonAnti-Lebanon, the name sometimes given to the range of mountains running north-south and located east of the Litani Valley in Lebanon, between that valley and the eastern desert. It is parallel to (hence ‘anti-’) the Lebanon range standing west of the valley, between the valley and the
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
Antilebanon an′ti-leb′uh-nuhn (Ἀντιλίβανος [Jdt. 1:7, KJV, “Antilibanus”]). A mountain range E of the Lebanon range itself and roughly equal to it in length and height. The southernmost peak is Mount Hermon, rising to over 9,000 ft. The Bible refers to it with such terms as Sirion (Ps. 29:6; cf. also
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5