Hammon • Hammoth Dor
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hammoth-Dor (Place)
HAMMOTH-DOR (PLACE) [Heb ḥammōt (חַמֹּת‎) dōʾr]. Var. HAMMATH; HAMMON. A town in the tribe of Naphtali which, along with its pasture lands, was set aside for the Levites (Josh 21:32). In 1 Chr 6:61—Eng 6:76, the second city in the parallel list is Hammon (ḥammōn). Albright (1945: 64) has argued that
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hammoth-dor. Alternate name for the levitical town Hammath in Joshua 21:32.See Hammath (Place).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hammoth-Dor ham-oth-dôrʹ [Heb. ḥammōṯ dōʾr—‘hot springs of Dor’]. A city in the territory of the tribe of Naphtali that together with the surrounding pastureland was given to the Gershonites of the tribe of Levi (Josh. 21:32). It is probably to be identified with the Hammath found in a list of
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
HAMMOTH-DOR Alternate name for the Levitical town Hammath in Joshua 21:32.
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Hammon (ham´uhn).1 An Asherite town (Josh. 19:28), probably modern Umm el-‘Awamid near the Mediterranean coast fifteen miles north of Acco.2 A yet unidentified levitical town of the Gershomites (1 Chron. 6:76) in Naphtali, possibly the same place elsewhere called Hammath (Josh. 19:35) or Hammoth-Dor
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
HAMMOTH-DOR. A city of Naphtali, allotted to the Gershonites and appointed a city of refuge (Josh 21:32). Called Called Hammon in 1 Chr 6:76, possibly modern Hammam Tabariyeth, the hot springs just S of Tiberias on the W shore of the Sea of Galilee, but seemingly not of sufficient antiquity. Probably
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hammoth-Dor (Heb. ḥammōṯ dōʾr)A levitical city in the tribal territory of Naphtali (Josh. 21:23). Hammon (1 Chr. 6:76) and Hammath (Josh. 19:35) are probably alternate names for this city.
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hammoth-Dor [hămˊəth dôrˊ] (Heb. ḥammōṯ dō˒r “warm springs of Dor”). A levitical city in the tribal territory of Naphtali (Josh. 21:32). Hammon (1 Chr. 6:76) and Hammath (Josh. 19:35) are probably alternate names for this city.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
HAM´MOTH-DOR (hamʹmōth-dōr; “hot springs of Dor”). A city of Naphtali (Josh. 21:32); probably the same as Hammath (which see).
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Hammoth-Dorwarm springs, a Levitical city of Naphtali (Josh. 21:32); probably Hammath in 19:35.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hammoth Dor
HAMMOTH DOR [HAM uhth DOHR] (hot springs of Dor) — a fortified city of Naphtali allotted to the Gershonite Levites (Josh. 21:32). It is probably the same place as Hammon (1 Chr. 6:76) and Hammath (Josh. 19:35).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HAMMOTH-DOR<ham-oth-dor’> ([חַמֹּת דֹּאר‎, chammoth do’r]; [Ἐμαθδώρ, Emathdor], as also several corrupt forms): A fenced, Levitical city of Naphtali (Josh 19:35; 21:32); also named Hammen (1 Ch 6:61 Hebrew). Probably the hammatu of the Karnak lists, and the hamatam of WAI, II, 53; certainly the
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