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A town in the territory of Dan (Josh 19:45). According to the Assyrian records of Sennacherib, it was located near the town of Joppa.
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BENE-BERAK (PLACE) [Heb bĕnê-beraq (בְּנֵי־בֶּרַק)]. One of the towns included in the inheritance of the tribe of Dan, before the tribe migrated N (Josh 19:45). The annals of Sennacherib indicate that Bene-berak (Akk banai-barqa) was located near Joppa, Beth-dagon, and Azor (ANET, 287). The town was
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Bene-Berak ben-ə-berʹak [Heb. benê beraq—‘sons of lightning’]. A town in the territory of Dan (Josh. 19:45). It was one of the cities besieged by Sennacherib and named on a hexagonal prism inscribed with the record of his conquest (GAB p. 89). It has been identified with Ibn-ibrâq, now el-Kheiriyeh,
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
The Archaeological Encyclopedia of the Holy Land
BENE-BERAK A town in the territory of Dan (Josh. 19:45). Although not mentioned in the later biblical sources it is referred to as one of the cities of Sidka, King of Ashkelon, which were conquered by Sennacherib (701 bc). In the Roman period it was the seat of numerous Jewish scholars, the most famous
Smith’s Bible Dictionary