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A fortified city allotted to the Gadites (Num 32:36; Josh 13:27). It was taken from the Ammonites in the conquest of Canaan.
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BETH-NIMRAH (PLACE) [Heb bêt nimrâ (בֵּית נִמְרָה)]. One of the towns built by Gadites E of the Jordan valley in land wrested from the Amorite king Sihon and given to them by Moses (Num 32:36; Josh 13:27). The name is found at Num 32:3 without the initial element (Heb bêt, lit. “house”), and LXX omits
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
BETH-NIMRAH. A city in Transjordan opposite Jericho originally assigned to Gad (Num 32:36; Josh 13:27), a fenced city with folds for sheep. It was also named Nimrah (q.v.; Num 32:3) and Nimrim (q.v.; Isa 15:6), and was included by the prophet among the cities of Moab whose ample springs would dry up
NIMRAH. A city on the E side of Jordan which was included in the tribal division for the tribe of Gad (Num 32:3). It is identical to Beth-nimrah (q.v.; v. 36) and is located at Tell el-Bleibil in the Wadi Sha`ib. Not far away is the Wadi Nimrin, preserving the ancient name of the waters of Nimrim (q.v.).
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
BETH-NIMRAH. ‘House of pure water’ or ‘House of leopard’, a city in Gad (Nu. 32:36), probably equalling Nimrah (Nu. 32:3) and Nimrim (Is. 15:6; Je. 48:34). By Eusebius, called Betham-Naram and located 8 km N of Livias. Possibly either modern Tell Nimrin beside the Wadi Shaîb or nearby Tell Bileibil,
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Beth-nim´rah (house of leopards), one of the fenced cities on the east of Jordan, taken and built by the tribe of Gad, Num. 32:36, and described as lying in the valley beside Beth-haran. Josh. 13:27. In Num. 32:3 it is called simply Nimrah. The name still survives in the modern Nahr Nimrin, above Jericho
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary