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MAARATH (PLACE) [Heb maʿărāt (מַעֲרָת)]. A town situated in the north-central hill country of Judah (Josh 15:59), within the same district as Beth-Zur. This settlement, whose name perhaps means “barren place” (from ʿrh, “lay bare”), is listed among the towns within the tribal allotment of Judah (Josh
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Maarath māʹə-rath [Heb. maʿaraṯ; Gk. B Magarōth, A Marōth]. A city in the hill country of Judah, mentioned between Gedor and Beth-anoth and along with Halhul, Beth-zur, and Eltekon (Josh. 15:59). The reading in B with gamma suggests an original ghain (cf. Lucian Maarōth), but A reads as though
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary