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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Baale-Judah (Place)
BAALE-JUDAH (PLACE) [Heb baʿălê yĕhûdâ (בַּעֲלֵי יְהוּדָה)]. See KIRIATH-JEARIM (PLACE).
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Baale-judah, Baale of Judah
Baale-judah, Baale of Judah. Alternate name for Kiriath-jearim, a village on the road from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv (2 Sm 6:2, kjv Baale of Judah).See Kiriath-jearim.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Baale-Judah bālʹə-joo̅ʹdə; BAALE OF JUDAH (2 S. 6:2). See Kiriath-Jearim.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Baale-Judah, Baale of Judah
BAALE-JUDAH*, BAALE OF JUDAH* Alternate name for Kiriath-jearim, a village on the road from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv (2 Sm 6:2). See Kiriath-jearim.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Baale of Judah
BAALE OF JUDAH. A town of Judah (2 Sam 6:2), the same city as Baalah or Kirjath-jearim (q.v.; 1 Chr 13:6).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Baale-Judah (Heb. baʿălê yĕhûḏâ)“Baal of Judah,” the city where the ark of the covenant was taken after its return from Philistia (2 Sam. 6:2).See Kiriath-jearim.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Baale-Judah [bāˊə lĭ jōōˊdə]. BAALE OF JUDAH (2 Sam. 6:2). See Kiriath-Jearim.
Dictionary of Deities and Demons in the Bible
BAAL-JUDAH *בעל יהודהI. Baal-judah is an appellation of the town of Kiriath-jearim, the element ‘Judah’ distinguishes it from other localities called by the name Baal (compare byt lḥm yhwdh). It was identified at Deir el-ʿAzhar, a tell near modern Abu-ghosh, about 12 km west-northwest of Jerusalem.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
BA´ALE-JU´DAH (bāʹa-le jūʹda; “lords of Judah”). A city of Judah from which David brought the Ark into Jerusalem (2 Sam. 6:2). Probably the same as Baalah, no. 1 (which see); so also NIV.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Baale of Judah
Baale of Judahlords of Judah, a city in the tribe of Judah from which David brought the ark into Jerusalem (2 Sam. 6:2). Elsewhere (1 Chr. 13:6) called Kirjath-jearim. (See BAALAH.)
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Baale Judah
BAALE JUDAH [BAY uh leh JOO duh] (lords of Judah) — a town from which David brought the Ark of the Covenant to Jerusalem (2 Sam. 6:2).
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
BAALE (KJV), BAALE-JUDAH (NASB, NRSV) (Bāʹ ȧ·lē-jūʹ dăh) Place-name meaning “Baals of Judah” or “lords of Judah.” Second Samuel 6:2 may be read as “from the lords of Judah” or as “went from Baale-judah.” If the latter reading is correct, then Baale-judah is place-name where the ark of the covenant
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