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Dinhabah
A city that was the capital of Edom when Bela, son of Beor was king (Ge 36:30).
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Dinhabah
Dinhabah (דִּנְהָֽבָה‎, dinhavah) The capital city of Edom during the reign of Bela, son of Beor (Gen 36:32, 1 Chr 1:43).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Dinhabah (Place)
DINHABAH (PLACE) [Heb dinhābâ (דִּנְהָבָה)]. The residence of the Edomite “king” Bela (Gen 36:32; 1 Chr 1:43). See BELA. Bartlett (1965: 302–4), following Eusebius, located Dinhabah in Moab at either Dannea/Kh. ed-Denn (M.R. 221087), 7.5 miles N of er-Rabbah, or Danaba/Kh. el-Mhatta, W of Heshbon (see
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Dinhabah
Dinhabah. Capital city of Edom before the time of Israel’s monarchy, whose king Bela is mentioned in the Bible (Gn 36:22; 1 Chr 1:43). Its site is unknown.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Dinhabah
Dinhabah dinʹhə-bə [Heb. dīnhāḇâ]. The royal city of Bela son of Boer, king of Edom (Gen. 36:32; 1 Ch. 1:43). No acceptable identification of the site has been made.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Dinhabah
DINHABAH Capital city of Edom before the time of Israel’s monarchy, whose king Bela is mentioned in the Bible (Gn 36:32; 1 Chr 1:43). Its site is unknown.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Dinhabah
DINHABAH. A city of Bela, king of Edom (Gen 36:32; 1 Chr 1:43). Location is uncertain.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Dinhabah
Dinhabah (Heb. dinhāḇâ)The city in which the Edomite king Bela reigned (Gen. 36:32; 1 Chr. 1:43). Its location is unknown.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Dinhabah
Dinhabah [dĭnˊhə bə] (Heb. dīnhāḇâ). The city from which Bela, an Edomite king, reigned (Gen. 36:32; 1 Chr 1:43). Its location is unknown.
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Dinhabah
DINHABAH A city of Edom that served as the residence of the Edomite king Bela, son of Beor (Gen 36:32; 1 Chr 1:43).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Dinhabah
Din´habah, Gen. 36:32; 1 Chron. 1:43, the capital city, and probably the birthplace, of Bela, son of Beor king of Edom.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Dinhabah
Dinhabahrobbers’ den, an Edomitish city, the capital of king Bela (Gen. 36:32). It is probably the modern Dibdiba, a little north-east of Petra.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Dinhabah
DINHABAH [DIN huh bah] — the capital city of Bela, king of Edom (Gen. 36:32; 1 Chr. 1:43).
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