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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
BAAL-PERAZIM (PLACE) [Heb baʿal pĕrāṣı̂m (בַּעַל פְּרָצִים)]. The place where David had his first victory over the Philistine army after moving his capital from Hebron to Jerusalem (2 Sam 5:18–20; 1 Chr 14:9–11). It is identified with “Mount Perazim” (Heb ha Pĕrāṣı̂m) in Isa 28:21. Thus Baal-perazim
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Baal-perazim. Location near Jerusalem of a battle in which Israel’s newly anointed King David defeated the Philistines (2 Sm 5:20; 1 Chr 14:11). David named the area Baal-perazim to commemorate the Lord’s “breaking through” his enemies, since the phrase means the “lord of breaking through.” A prophetic
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
BAAL-PERAZIM Location near Jerusalem of a battle in which Israel’s newly anointed King David defeated the Philistines (2 Sm 5:20; 1 Chr 14:11). David named the area Baal-perazim to commemorate the Lord’s “breaking through” his enemies, since the phrase means the “lord of breaking through.” A prophetic
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Baal-perazim (bay´uhl-pi-ray´zim, bah´uhl-pi-ray´zim; Heb., “baal [lord] of bursting forth”), the site of David’s victory over the Philistine army after he became king (2 Sam. 5:20; 1 Chron. 14:11). David is said to have named the place, because the Lord “burst forth” against his enemies there. The location
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Dictionary of Deities and Demons in the Bible
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Per´azim (a breach), Mount, a name which occurs in Isa. 28:21 only—unless the place which it designates is identical with the Baal-perazim mentioned as the scene of one of David’s victories over the Philistines, which was in the valley of Rephaim, south of Jerusalem, on the road to Bethlehem.