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One of the many gates in the outer wall of preexilic Jerusalem, possibly at the northwest corner of the city opposite the Temple Mount.
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Corner Gate (Place)
CORNER GATE (PLACE) [Heb săʿar happinâ (סֲעַר הַפִּנָה); šaʿar happôneh (שַׁעַר הַפֹּונֶה); šaʿar happĕnı̂m (שַׁעַר הַפְּנִים)]. Gate of Jerusalem first mentioned during the reign of Amaziah (2 Kgs 14:13; 2 Chr 25:23) that became increasingly strategic to Uzziah (2 Chr 26:9) and to Hezekiah. After
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Corner Gate. Gate presumably located in the northwest corner of the Jerusalem wall. After King Jehoash of Israel captured King Amaziah of Judah, he tore down a section of the Jerusalem wall from the Corner Gate to the Ephraim Gate (2 Kgs 14:13; 2 Chr 25:23); later King Uzziah of Judah built towers at
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
CORNER GATE Gate presumably located in the northwest corner of the Jerusalem wall. After King Jehoash of Israel captured King Amaziah of Judah, he tore down a section of the Jerusalem wall from the Corner Gate to the Ephraim Gate (2 Kgs 14:13; 2 Chr 25:23); later King Uzziah of Judah built towers at
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
CORNER GATE. A gate at the NW corner of Jerusalem. Located 400 cubits from the Ephraim Gate (2 Kgs 14:13; 2 Chr 25:23), its defenses were torn down by Jehoash, king of Israel. Uzziah later built a tower there (2 Chr 26:9). Jeremiah prophesied that Jerusalem would be rebuilt “from the tower of Hananel
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
Corner Gate. A gate that protected the NW approach to Jerusalem. During the reign of Amaziah king of Judah, a long stretch of the wall leading to it was destroyed by Jehoash (Joash) king of Israel (2 Ki. 14:13 [šaʿar happinnâ]; 2 Chr. 25:23 [šaʿar happōneh]), so the gate was later rebuilt and fortified
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
CORNER GATE [שַׁעַר הַפִּנָּה shaʿar happinnah, שַׁעַר הַפּוֹנֶה shaʿar happoneh, שַׁעַר הַפִּנִּים shaʿar happinnim]. First mentioned during Amaziah’s reign and fortified by Uzziah, it might stand at the western limit of the Broad Wall, which enclosed the western hill of Jerusalem, probably under Hezekiah