The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Eth-Kazin (עִתָּה קָצִין‎, ittah qatsin). A city located along the eastern border of the territory assigned to the tribe of Zebulun (Josh 19:13).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Eth-Kazin (Place)
ETH-KAZIN (PLACE) [Heb ʿittâ qāṣı̂n (עִתָּה קָצִין)]. Town on the E border of the territory of Zebulun, between Gath-hepher on the S and Rimmon on the N (Josh 19:13). The site of Eth-kazin, or, after the LXX, Ir-kazin (Gk polis Katesem)—“the citadel of the commander”—has not been identified.Raphael
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Eth-kazin. One of the towns marking the eastern boundary of Zebulun’s tribe (Jos 19:13, kjv Ittah-kazin). Its exact location is unknown, but the context indicates that it was probably in the vicinity of Gath-hepher and Rimmon.
Ittah-kazin. kjv form of the town Eth-kazin in Joshua 19:13.See Eth-kazin.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Eth-kazin eth-kāʹzin [Heb. ʾittâ qāṣîn]; AV, NEB, ITTAH-KAZIN. A town on the east border of Zebulun (Josh. 19:13). “Ittah” in the AV and NEB is due to a misunderstanding of the changed spelling that indicates direction (he locale). While the location is uncertain, the context may put it at Kefr
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
ETH-KAZIN One of the towns marking the eastern boundary of Zebulun’s tribe (Jos 19:13).
ITTAH-KAZIN* kjv form of the town Eth-kazin in Joshua 19:13. See Eth-kazin.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
ITTAH-KAZIN. The same as Eth-kazin (RSV), a place on the border of Zebulun (Josh 19:13).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eth-Kazin (Heb. ʿittâ qāṣɩ̂n)A town on the eastern border of Zebulun’s territory (Josh. 19:13), possibly modern Kefr Kennä, ca. 7 km. (4.5 mi.) NE of Nazareth. Tradition identifies it with Cana, where Jesus changed water to wine (John 2:1–11).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Eth-Kazin [ĕth kāˊzĭn] (Heb. ˓ittâ qāṣîn). A town on the border of the tribal territory of Zebulun (Josh. 19:13; KJV, JB “Ittah-kazin”), possibly modern Kefr Kennä, about 7 km. (4.5 mi.) northeast of Nazareth. Roman Catholic tradition identifies it with Cana, where Jesus changed water
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
It´tah-ka´zin (time of the judge), one of the landmarks of the boundary of Zebulun. Josh. 19:13. It has not been identified.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
ETH-KA´ZIN (eth-kaʹzin; “time of a judge”). A city near the eastern boundary of Zebulun (Josh. 19:13), not identified.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Eth Kazin
ETH KAZIN [eth KAY zen] — a town on the eastern border of Zebulun, probably near Gath Hepher (Josh. 19:13; Ittah-kazin, KJV).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ETH-KAZIN<eth-ka’-zin> ([עִתָּה קָצִין‎, ̀ittah qatsin]; the King James Version Ittah Kazin): A town on the eastern border of Zebulun, mentioned between Gath-hepher and Rimmon (Joshua 19:13). The site is not identified. “Ittah” of the King James Version is due to misunderstanding of the Hebrew letter
ITTAH-KAZIN<it-a-ka’-zin> ([עִתָּה קָצִין‎, ̀ittah qatsin]): Josh 19:13 the King James Version for Eth-kazin. Ittah is correctly Eth with He locale, meaning “toward Eth.”
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