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Bileam
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Bileam
Bileam (בִּלְעָם‎, bil'am). A town in the western territory of Manasseh assigned to the Kohathite Levites (1 Chr 6:70).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Bileam (Place)
BILEAM (PLACE) [Heb bilʿām (בִּלְעָם)]. A levitical town located in the territory of Manasseh (1 Chr 6:55). It is probably a variant form of IBLEAM, and therefore to be associated with Tell Belʿameh (M.R. 177205).
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Bileam
Bileam. Alternate name for Ibleam, a levitical city in Manasseh’s territory, in 1 Chronicles 6:70.See Ibleam.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Bileam
Bileam bilʹē-əm [Heb. bil‘ām; Gk. Iblaam]. A town in the territory of Manasseh assigned to the Kohathite Levites (1 Ch. 6:70), probably the same as Ibleam (Josh. 17:11; etc.), and identical with the modern Tell Bel`ameh, half a mile S of Jenîn.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Bileam
BILEAM Alternate name for Ibleam, a Levitical city in Manasseh’s territory, in 1 Chronicles 6:70. See Ibleam.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Bileam
BILEAM. A town of Manasseh W of Jordan assigned to the Levite family of Kohath (1 Chr 6:70). See Ibleam.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Bileam
Bileam (Heb. bilʾām)A city in the western portion of the half tribe of Manasseh, assigned as a levitical city of the Kohathite clan (1 Chr. 6:70 [MT 55]). The name is most likely a variant form of Ibleam (Josh. 17:11; Judg. 1:27).Troy K. Rappold
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Bileam
Bileam [bĭlˊĭ əm] (Heb. bil˓ām). A levitical city in western Manasseh (1 Chr. 6:70), probably the same as Ibleam.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Bileam
Bil´eam (foreigners), a town in the western half of the tribe of Manasseh, named only in 1 Chron. 6:70; same as Ibleam and Gath-rimmon. Josh. 17:11 and 21:24.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Bileam
BIL´EAM (bilʹi-am). A town in the western half of the tribe of Manasseh, given with its pasture-lands to the Kohathites (1 Chron. 6:70). Modern Bel˓āmeh, thirteen miles NNE of Samaria. Possibly the same as Ibleam (which see).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Bileam
BILEAM [BILL ee ahm] — a city in the western half of the tribe of Manasseh. West of the Jordan River, Bileam was assigned to the Kohathite Levites (1 Chr. 6:70). It probably is the same place as Ibleam (Josh. 17:11).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
BILEAM
BILEAM<bil’-e-am> (בִּלְעָם‎ [bil̀am]; [Ιβλαάμ, Iblaam]): A town in the territory of Manasseh assigned to the Kohathite Levites (1 Chronicles 6:70), probably the same as Ibleam (Joshua 17:11, etc.), and identical with the modern [Bel̀ameh], half a mile South of Jenin.
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