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Hamonah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hamonah
Hamonah (הֲמוֹנָה‎, hamonah). A place name cited in the Gog narrative (Ezek 38–39). Associated with the burial location of Gog and his hordes.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hamonah (Place)
HAMONAH (PLACE) [Heb hămônâ (הֲמֹונָה)]. The name of the city in the valley in Ezek 39:16 where the armies of Gog will be buried after their destruction. This is the only occurrence of the name, and its location is unknown.The name derives from the noun hmôn, “sound,” “murmur,” “roar,” “crown,”
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hamonah
Hamonah. Site in the Transjordan where the marauding armies of Gog will be destroyed by the Israelites (Ez 39:16).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hamonah
Hamonah he-mōʹne [Heb. hamônâ—‘multitude’] (Ezk. 39:16). A city in the “Valley of Hamon-gog,” where the forces of Gog will be destroyed. The NEB understands the word as a noun, “great horde,” rather than a place name, but in order to do so the NEB emends the rest of the verse. Since there is no
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hamonah
HAMONAH Name of site meaning “horde” in the Transjordan where the marauding armies of Gog will be destroyed by the Israelites (Ez 39:16). See also Gog #2.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hamonah
HAMONAH (“multitude”). Symbolical name of the place near which the multitudes of Gog ar to be buried after the great slaughter (Ezk 39:16).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hamonah
Hamonah (Heb. hămônâ)Prophetic place name (“Multitude”) given by Ezekiel as the burial site of the forces of Gog that are to be defeated by the faithful army of God (Ezek. 39:16). The site is placed in the “Valley of the Hordes of Gog” (Hamon-gog) E of the Dead Sea, in Transjordan. The burial of
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hamonah
Hamonah [hə mōˊnə] (Heb. hamônâ “multitude”). A city near the valley of Hamon-gog (“multitude of Gog,” Ezek. 39:15–16) the name of which served as a reminder of the multitudes of Gog’s army that was buried nearby. Most likely the location is near Baal-hamon in the valley region between Abarim and
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Hamonah
HAMONAH (Hebrew, “multitude”) The place in the Valley of Hamon Gog where the armies of Gog will be buried after their annihilation (Ezek 39:16). The location is uncertain, and this is the only reference to it.
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hamonah
Ham´onah (multitude), the name of a city mentioned in Ezekiel. Ezek. 39:16.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hamonah
HAM´ONAH (hamʹō-na; “multitude”). The figurative name of the place in the valley in which the burial of Gog and his forces are prophetically announced to take place (Ezek. 39:16).
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Hamonah
Hamonahmultitude, a name figuratively assigned to the place in which the slaughter and burial of the forces of Gog were to take place (Ezek. 39:16).