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Beth-gamul
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Beth-Gamul
Beth-Gamul (בֵּית גָּמוּל‎, beith gamul). A city in the plains of Moab upon which Jeremiah pronounced an oracle of judgment (Jer 48:23).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Beth-Gamul (Place)
BETH-GAMUL (PLACE) [Heb bêt gāmûl (בֵּית גָּמוּל)]. A town located in Moab’s tableland, named in Jer 48:23 along with a number of other settlements in this region that were the objects of God’s wrath. Since the town is not mentioned anywhere else in the Bible, it has been suggested that Beth-gamul
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Beth-gamul
Beth-gamul. City of Moab against which Jeremiah prophesied God’s judgment for their ill treatment of Israel (Jer 48:23). It has been identified as Khirbet Jumeil, located eight miles east of Dibon.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Beth-Gamul
Beth-Gamul beth-gāʹməl [Heb. bêṯ gāmûl—‘house of reward’; Gk. oíkos Gaimōl, אGamōla].An unwalled city in the plain country of Moab, denounced by Jeremiah (48:23). Since it does not appear in the earlier lists of Numbers and Joshua, it may be a city of late date or a city S of the Arnon, possibly
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Beth-Gamul
BETH-GAMUL City of Moab against which Jeremiah prophesied God’s judgment for their ill treatment of Israel (Jer 48:23). It has been identified as Khirbet Jumeil, located eight miles (12.9 kilometers) east of Dibon.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Beth-Gamul
BETH-GAMUL. Town of Moab in the tableland near the Arnon River, marked for divine judgment (Jer 48:23).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Beth-Gamul
Beth-Gamul (Heb. bêṯ gāmûl)A city in Moab against which Jeremiah pronounced judgment (Jer. 48:23). It is probably to be identified with Khirbet el-Jumeil (235099), ca. 13 km. (8 mi.) E of Dibon.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Beth-Gamul
Beth-Gamul [bĕth gāˊməl] (Heb. bêṯ gāmûl “house of recompense”). A city in Moab against which Jeremiah pronounced judgment (Jer. 48:23). It is probably to be identified with Khirbet ej-Jumeil, about 25 km. (16 mi.) east of Dibon.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Beth-gamul
Beth-ga´mul (camel-house), a town of Moab, in the downs east of Jordan. Jer. 48:23; comp. 21.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Beth-Gamul
BETH-GA´MUL (beth-gaʹmul; “house of recompense”). A city of Moab (Jer. 48:23). It is identified with Khirbet Jemeil, six miles E of Dibon, between the Arnon and Ummer Raṣäs.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Beth-Gamul
Beth-Gamulcamel-house, a city in the “plain country” of Moab denounced by the prophet (Jer. 48:23); probably the modern Um-el-Jemal, near Bozrah, one of the deserted cities of the Hauran.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Beth Gamul
BETH GAMUL [beth GAY mull] (place of recompense) — an unwalled city on the plain of Moab about 11 kilometers (7 miles) east of Dibon (Jer. 48:23).