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Hazar-gaddah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hazar-Gaddah
Hazar-Gaddah (חֲצַר גַּדָּה‎, chatsar gaddah). A village assigned to the tribe of Judah, located in the south of Judah, near the border with Edom (Josh 15:27).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hazar-Gaddah (Place)
HAZAR-GADDAH (PLACE) [Heb ḥăṣar gaddâ (חֲצַר גַּדָּה)]. A town in the tribal territory of Judah (Josh 15:27). Its location is unknown.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hazar-gaddah
Hazar-gaddah. City in the southern extremity of the land assigned to Judah’s tribe for an inheritance (Jos 15:27). Its site is unknown.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hazar-Gaddah
Hazar-Gaddah hāʹzer-gadʹe [Heb. aṣar gaddâ—‘village of good fortune’; Gk. B Seri, A Asergadda]. One of the southern towns taken and inhabited by the tribe of Judah (Josh. 15:27). Some have suggested a locality near the western shore of the Dead Sea. “Cliff” or “riverbank” is an alternate connotation
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hazar-Gaddah
HAZAR-GADDAH City in the southern extremity of the land assigned to Judah’s tribe for an inheritance (Jos 15:27).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hazar-Gaddah
HAZAR-GADDAH. A city in the southern part of Judah (Josh 15:27), near Moladah and Heshmon.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hazar-Gaddah
Hazar-Gaddah (Heb. ḥăṣar gaddâ)A city apportioned by Joshua to the tribe of Judah following the conquest of Canaan (Josh. 15:27). The location is uncertain, but may likely be sought near Beer-sheba. The etymology of Hazar-gaddah may suggest the presence of coriander (Heb. gaḏ) farms, although the
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hazar-Gaddah
Hazar-Gaddah [hāˊzər gădˊə] (Heb. aṣar gaddâ “village of Gad [or fortune]”). A city in the Negeb region of Judah (Josh. 15:27), near Beer-sheba. Its precise location has not been determined, although Khirbet Ghazza, southwest of Râs Zuweira, has been suggested.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hazar-Gaddah
HA´ZAR-GAD´DAH (haʹzar-gadʹa; “village of fortune”; Josh. 15:27). A town in the extreme S of Judah. Perhaps identified with Khirbet Ghazza.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Hazar-Gaddah
Hazar-Gaddahvillage of fortune, a city on the south border of Judah (Josh. 15:27), midway between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hazar Gaddah
HAZAR GADDAH [HAY zur GAH dah] — a village in southern Judah, between Moladah and Heshmon (Josh. 15:27).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HAZAR
HAZAR<ha’-zar> ([חֲצַר‎, chatsar], construct of [חָצֵר‎, chatser], “an enclosure,” “settlement,” or “village”): Is frequently the first element in Hebrew place-names.