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A city alloted to the Kohathite clan of the Levites. It is located within the territory of the tribe of Dan (Josh 19:44; 21:23).
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
ELTEKEH (PLACE) [Heb ʾeltĕqēʾ (אֶלְתְּקֵא); ʾeltĕqēh (אֶלְתְּקֵה)]. The first of four levitical cities allocated to the tribe of Dan (Josh 21:23). Eltekeh does not have a parallel in the Chronicles list (1 Chr 6:19). Eltekeh also appears in the inheritance list of Dan (Josh 19:44).There is an important
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Elteke, Eltekeh. City allotted to Dan’s tribe for an inheritance (Jos 19:44, where it is spelled Eltekeh); it was later assigned to the Kohathite Levites (Jos 21:23). An important battle was fought near Elteke between King Sennacherib of Assyria and the Egyptians. The Egyptians were subsequently routed,
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
ELTEKEH City allotted to Dan’s tribe for an inheritance (Jos 19:44); it was later assigned to the Kohathite Levites (21:23). An important battle was fought near Eltekeh between King Sennacherib of Assyria and the Egyptians. The Egyptians were subsequently routed, and the city was captured by the Assyrians.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
ELTEKEH. A city in the area of Ekron, Gibbethon, and Timnah, assigned to the tribe of Dan (Josh 19:44); then to the Kohathite Levites (Josh 21:23); and later taken by Philistines. Probably the place called Altaku by Sennacherib (Hexagon Prism), where he defeated an army of Egypt and her allies during
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary