Ramah of Benjamin
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A city in the heartland of the land of Benjamin, near the main route eastward to the Jordan Rift Valley; the home of the prophet Samuel. Other cities named “Ramah” were located in the Negev and in the territories of Naphtali and Asher.
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Ramah (ray´muh; Heb., “height”).1 Ramah of Benjamin, which is identified with modern er-Ram, about five miles north of Jerusalem and west of Geba and Michmash on the border of Israel and Judah. It is unexcavated, but surface exploration indicates occupation beginning about the twelfth century bce. The
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