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A Levitical town located in the territory allotted to the tribe of Judah (Josh 15:55; 21:16). Juttah and its pasturelands were allotted to the Levites.
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JUTTAH (PLACE) [Heb yuṭṭâ (יֻטָּה)]. A levitical city assigned to the tribe of Judah which appears in Josh 21:16, but omitted from the Chronicle’s Hebrew text although found in some LXX versions of the Chronicler. Besides being mentioned in the Joshua levitical city list, Juttah appears in only one
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
JUTTAH. A town in Judah (now identified with Yatta), about five miles S of Hebron (Josh 15:55), assigned to the sons of Aaron as a refuge city (Josh 21:16). A parallel listing in 1 Chr 6:59 omits this town. The conjecture which equates this city with “Juda” (KJV) in Lk 1:39 is now generally rejected
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Juttah—extended, a Levitical city in the mountains or hill-country of Judah (Josh. 15:55; 21:16). Its modern name is Yutta, a place about 5 1/2 miles south of Hebron. It is supposed to have been the residence of Zacharias and Elisabeth, and the birthplace of John the Baptist, and on this account is annually