Gedor (Jeroham’s home)
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A town in the territory of Benjamin. Some of David’s allies who joined him at Ziklag came from this town (1 Chr 12:7).
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
GEDOR (PLACE) [Heb gĕdôr (גְּדֹור)]. 1. A town in the hill country of Judah in the district of Beth-zur and Halhul (Josh 15:58). Most scholars identify it with Khirbet Jedur (M.R. 158115), between Bethlehem and Hebron. The site was inhabited as of the LB Age (Ben-Arieh 1981: 115). In 1 Chr 4:4 Penuel
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Gedor (Place). 1. City in the Shephelah allotted to Judah’s tribe (Jos 15:58) named with Halhul, Beth-zur, Maarath, Bethanoth, and Eltekon. It has been identified with Khirbet Gedur north of Hebron near Bethlehem.2. Place founded by Penuel, one of the families of Judah (1 Chr 4:4).3. Settlement established
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Gedor (gee´dor; Heb., possibly “stone pile”).1 The name of a town inherited by Judah (Josh. 15:58), possibly Khirbet Jedur southwest of Bethlehem and northwest of Hebron.2 A son of the Judahite Penuel (1 Chron. 4:4) who may have been the founder of the town inherited by Judah.3 A son of the Judahite
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
GEDOR1. One of the sons of Jehiel, a Benjamite, the “father” or founder of Gibeon (1 Chr 8:31; 9:37).2. A city in the hill country of Judah, assigned by Joshua to Judah, at the division of the land (Josh 15:58). Men from Gedor came to David at Ziklag (1 Chr 12:7). 1 Chr 4:4 states that Penuel a “father”
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
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