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A village at the northeast boundary of the promised land between Damascus and Hamath (Num 34:10; Ezek 47:17; 48:1).
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HAZAR-ENAN (PLACE) [Heb ḥăṣar (חֲצַר) ʿênān (עֵינָן)]. Var. HAZAR-ENON. The northernmost town on the idealized border of the promised land (Num 34:9–10). As such it also figures in Ezekiel’s eschatological vision of the boundaries of the restored Israel, and Ezekiel confirms its location in the
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
HA´ZAR-E´NAN (haʹzar-ēʹnan; “village of fountains”). A village named as a boundary place (Num. 34:9–10; Ezek. 47:17; 48:1), probably located seventy miles ENE of Damascus and identified as Qaryatein on the road to Palmyra. “And the boundary shall extend from the sea to Hazar-enan at the border of Damascus”
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Hazar-Anan—village of fountains, a place on the north-east frontier of Palestine (Num. 34:9, 10). Some have identified it with Ayan ed-Dara in the heart of the central chain of Anti-Libanus. More probably, however, it has been identified with Kuryetein, about 60 miles east-north-east of Damascus. (Comp.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HAZAR<ha’-zar> ([חֲצַר, chatsar], construct of [חָצֵר, chatser], “an enclosure,” “settlement,” or “village”): Is frequently the first element in Hebrew place-names.