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Kanah (of Asher)
Kanah
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Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Kanah
Kanah (Heb. qānâ)1. A stream that defined the boundary between the territories of Ephraim and Manasseh (Josh. 16:8; 17:9). In the biblical description, Kanah flows west from the Micmethath Valley across the Sharon Plain to the Mediterranean Sea. Kanah has been identified with Wadi Qanah, which now
The Westminster Bible Dictionary
Kanah
Kaʹnah [reeds].1. The name of a brook, the boundary between Ephraim and Manasseh, and falling into the Mediterranean a little south of the ruins of Cæsarea (Josh. 16:8; 17:9).2. The name of a city in the tribe of Asher (Josh. 19:24, 28), and supposed to be the same as the New Testament Cana (John 2:1).
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
KANAH
KANAH kay´nuh [קָנָהqanah]. Meaning “reed.” 1. A river or stream mentioned in the book of Joshua (16:8; 17:9). It marked the boundary between the tribes of Ephraim and Manasseh. The river runs westward past Tappuah and is often identified with the Wadi Qanah.2. Part of the territorial apportionment