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Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Kamon. City in Gilead where Jair the judge was buried (Jgs 10:5, kjv Camon). While the place has not been identified with certainty, modern Qumran, a small village southeast of the Sea of Galilee, probably reflects the original name, if not the exact location.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
KAMON City in Gilead where Jair the judge was buried (Jgs 10:5). While the place has not been identified with certainty, modern Kameim, a small village southeast of the Sea of Galilee, probably reflects the original name, if not the exact location.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Kamon (Heb. qāmôn)The burial place of Jair the Gileadite, a minor judge of Israel (Judg. 10:5). Polybius (Hist. 5.70.12) refers to Kamoun which Antiochus conquered after Pella, Abila, Gadara, and other places in Gilead while battling Ptolemy Philopator. Kamon has been associated with Hanzir (207206),
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
KA´MON (kaʹmon). The place of the judge Jair’s burial (Judg. 10:5; “Camon,” KJV). Josephus (Ant. 5.7.6) states that Kamon was a city of Gilead. Eusebius and Jerome place it on the great road, six Roman miles N of Legio, on the plain of Jezreel or Esdraelon. Polybius (doubtlessly correct) mentions it
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Camon—full of stalks, a place (Judg. 10:5) where Jair was buried. It has usually been supposed to have been a city of Gilead, on the east of Jordan. It is probably, however, the modern Tell-el-Kaimun, on the southern slopes of Carmel, the Jokneam of Carmel (Josh. 12:22; 1 Kings 4:12), since it is not