Gath Rimmon (Manasseh)
Gath Rimmon • Manasseh (region)
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Gath-Rimmon (of Manasseh)
2. A city in the territory of Manasseh W of the Jordan that was assigned to the Kohathites of the tribe of Levi (Josh. 21:25). In this passage Gath-rimmon may have been copied incorrectly from v 24 (cf. 1 Ch. 6:70 [MT 55] and the LXX); perhaps the correct reading would be “Ibleam.” See Ibleam.See EAEHL,
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Gath-Rimmon (Heb. gaṯ rimmôn)1. A city originally allotted to the tribe of Dan (before its relocation north) (Josh. 19:45). Gath-rimmon was reallotted to the Kohathite families of the tribe of Levi according to Josh. 21:24; 1 Chr. 6:69 (MT 54). Two suggestions have been offered for its location: Tell
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