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Khirbet El-Meshash
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Masos, Tel
Masos, Tel Also known as Khirbet el-Meshash. One of the largest sites in the valley of Beersheba, Cisjordan (Kempinski, “Tel Masos,” 29).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Meshash, Khirbet El-
MESHASH, KHIRBET EL- (M.R. 146069). A large, multiperiod site (also known as Tel Masos) located in the center of the Beersheba valley about 12 km E of Beersheba. The site was situated on the ancient intersection of the N–S route, between the Judean hills and the Arabah and Sinai, and the E–W route, between
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
MESHASH, KHIRBET EL
MESHASH, KHIRBET EL. This archaeological site, whose modern Israeli name is Tel Masos, consists of three discrete areas of settlement in the BEER-SHEBA region: the Middle Bronze Age, the Iron Age I, and the Iron Age II. The site is situated at the intersection of the region’s north-south and east-west