The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hadashah (חֲדָשָׁה‎, chadashah). A town in the lowlands of Judah (Josh 15:37).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hadashah (Place)
HADASHAH (PLACE) [Heb ḥădāšâ (חֲדָשָׁה)]. Town situated in the Shephelah, or lowland, of Judah (Josh 15:37), within the same district as Lachish. This settlement, the name of which perhaps means “new town,” is listed among the towns within the tribal allotment of Judah (Josh 15:21–62). It may be
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hadashah. Town in the lowlands of Judah, near Gath, in the vicinity of Zenan and Migdal-gad (Jos 15:37). Its site is unknown.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hadashah hə-dashʹə [Heb. aḏāšâ—‘new’]. A town of Judah (Josh. 15:37) in the lowlands. The Mishnah (Erubin v 6) claims it had only fifty inhabitants. It was possibly located between Gath and Lachish, but the exact site is unknown.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
HADASHAH Town in the lowlands of Judah, near Gath, in the vicinity of Zenan and Migdal-gad (Jos 15:37).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
HADASHAH. A village of Judah in the Shephelah foothills district, possibly between Lachish and Gath (Josh 15:37).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hadashah (Heb. ḥăḏāšâ)A town in the Shephelah, or lowland, of Judah, part of that tribe’s inheritance (Josh. 15:39). Athough its location is unknown, it is part of the same district as Lachish and Eglon (Josh. 15:37–41). It may be the same place as Adasa, where Judas Maccabeus defeated Nicanor
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hadashah [hə dăshˊə] (Heb. adšâ “new city”). A city in the tribal territory of Judah, located in the Shephelah region near Lachish (Josh. 15:37). Its site was once thought to be modern Hatta between Dikrin and Ashkelon, but a more accurate conjecture is Khirbet el-Judeide, between ˓Arâq el-Menshîyeh
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Had´ashah (new), one of the towns of Judah, in the maritime low country, Josh. 15:37 only, probably the Adasa of the Maccabean history.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
HAD´ASHAH (hadʹa-sha; “new”). A city in the valley of Judah (Josh. 15:37), between the hilly region and the Philistine border.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
HADASHAH [hah DAH shuh] (new) — a village in the lowlands of Judah (Josh. 15:37).
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