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Also called Rehob (רְחֹב, rechov). A town in southern Syria near Dan (Num 13:21; Judg 18:28; 2 Sam 10:6–8).
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REHOB (PLACE) [Heb rĕḥōb (רְחֹב); rĕḥôb (רְחֹוב)]. Var.BETH-REHOB. The place name Rehob appears seven times in the OT. At least two separate places, both in Galilee, shared this name. The name “Rehob” also appears in Egyptian documents, suggesting the possibility that in the Galilee-Jezreel region
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Beth-Rehob beth-rēʹhob [Heb. bêṯ-reḥôḇ-‘place of street (or “market”)’ (?); Gk. ho oíkos Rhaab].A principality of Aram along the southern border of Hamath; the northernmost point of the spies’ journey (Nu. 13:21). The valley around Beth-rehob included the city of Dan, formerly Laish, according
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Rehob (city of the Beth-shean)
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
BETH-REHOB. A town, probably identical with Rehob (q.v.; Num 13:21), in the N of Canaan, near which the Danites built Laish-Dan (Jdg 18:28). It is probably the same as the Rehob (No. 87) in Pharaoh Thutmose III’s list of captured towns. In 2 Sam 10:6, 8 Rehob designates a city-state and district occupied
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Rehob (Heb. rĕḥôḇ, rĕḥōḇ) (PLACE)1. A place in extreme northern Canaan near the entrance to Hamath in modern Lebanon (Num. 13:21). Rehob is here used to represent the northern limit of the territory explored by the spies sent by Moses to investigate the land of Canaan. It is probably the same
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Catholic Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
BETH-RE´HOB (beth-reʹhob; “roomy [?] house”). A place near which lay the valley of the town of Laish or Dan (Judg. 18:28). This valley is the upper part of the Huleh lowland, through which the central source of the Jordan flows, and by which Laish-Dan, the present Tell el Qadi, stood. The Ammonites secured