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Chitlish
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Chitlish
Chitlish (כִּתְלִישׁ‎, kithlish). A town in the the Shephelah that was assigned to the tribe of Judah (Josh 15:40).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Chitlish (Place)
CHITLISH (PLACE) [Heb kitlı̂š (כִּתְלִישׁ)]. A town situated in the Shephelah, or low country, of Judah (Josh 15:40), within the same district as Lachish and Eglon. The only reference to this settlement occurs in the list of towns within the tribal allotment of Judah (Josh 15:21–62; see also BETH-DAGON).
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Chitlish
Chitlish. City assigned to Judah’s tribe for an inheritance (Jos 15:40, kjv Kithlish). Its location is uncertain.
Kithlish
Kithlish. kjv rendering of Chitlish, a Judean city, in Joshua 15:40.See Chitlish.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Chitlish
Chitlish kit̀lish [Heb. kiṭlîš—‘separation’] (Josh. 15:40); AV, NEB, KITHLISH. An unidentified town named with Lahmam and Gederoth in the Shephelah of Judah, possibly Khirbet el-Maghāz. 7.5 km (5 mi) SW of Lachish.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Kithlish, Kitlish
KITHLISH*, KITLISH City assigned to Judah’s tribe for an inheritance (Jos 15:40).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Kithlish
KITHLISH. An unidentified town in the Shephelah of Judah near Eglon (Josh 15:40).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Chitlish
Chitlish (Heb. kiṯlɩ̂š)A town in the tribal allotment of Judah (Josh. 15:40), situated in the Lachish district in the southwest Shephelah. The precise location is unknown, but recent suggestion puts it in the Naḥal Adorayim basin, possibly at Khirbet el-Baqar (13006.10427). Chitlish may be the Kentisha
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Chitlish
Chitlish [kĭtˊlĭsh] (Heb. kiṯlîš “separation”). A city in the Shephelah of Judah (Josh. 15:40; KJV “Kithlish”; NIV “Kitlish”), perhaps to be identified with Khirbet el-Maghāz, about 8 km. (5 mi.) southwest of Lachish.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Kithlish
Kith´lish (man’s wall), one of the towns of Judah, in the Shefelah or lowland. Josh. 15:40.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Chitlish
CHIT´LISH (chitʹlish), Kit´lish (NIV). A town in the valley of Judah (Josh. 15:40; “Kithlish,” KJV). It is identified by some with Jelemah; by others it is thought to be found in Tell Chilchis; to the SSE of Beit-jibrin.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Kithlish
Kithlisha man’s wall, a town in the plain of Judah (Josh. 15:40). It has been identified with Jelameh.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Kithlish
KITHLISH [KITH lish] — a city in the Shephelah, or lowland plain, of Judah (Josh. 15:40; Chitlish, NRSV; Kitlish, NIV).