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Makheloth
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Makheloth
Makheloth (מַקְהֵלוֹת‎, maqheloth). A place where the Israelites camped during their wilderness journey (Num 33:25–26).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Makheloth (Place)
MAKHELOTH (PLACE) [Heb maqhelōt (מַקְהֶלֹת)]. The tenth encampment of the Israelites after leaving the wilderness of Sinai, as listed in Num 33:25–26, where it is placed between Haradah and Tahath. Many scholars suggest that Kehelathah in Num 33:22–23 is a duplicate for Makheloth in Num 33:25–26 since
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Makheloth
Makheloth. One of the stopping places of the Israelites on their way to Canaan, situated between Haradah and Tahath (Nm 33:25, 26). Its exact location is unknown.See Wilderness Wanderings.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Makheloth
Makheloth mak-hēʹloth [Heb. maqhēlōṯ—‘places of assembling’ (?)]. One of Israelites’ stopping-places in their journey from Sinai to Kadesh-barnea (Nu. 33:25). It was located between Haradah (v 24) and Tahath (v 26), but none of these sites has been positively identified. Because of the similarity
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Makheloth
MAKHELOTH One of the stopping places of the Israelites on their way to Canaan, situated between Haradah and Tahath (Nm 33:25–26). See Wilderness Wanderings.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Makheloth
MAKHELOTH. An unidentified encampment of the Israelites in the wilderness between Sinai and Kadesh-barnea, their 21st station from Egypt (Num 33:25–26).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Makheloth
Makheloth (Heb. maqhēlōṯ)The tenth encampment after the Israelites left Mt. Sinai, listed between Haradah and Tahath (Num. 33:25–26). The word means “to assemble a convocation,” which has led many to posit that Makheloth is the same as Kehelathah (Num. 33:22–23).Pete F. Wilbanks
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Makheloth
Makheloth [măk hēˊlŏth] (Heb. maqhēlōṯ “assemblies”). A place where the Israelites stopped during the wilderness wanderings, situated between Haradah and Tahath (Num. 33:25–26). Some scholars associate this site with the similar name Kehelathah at vv. 22–23.
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Makheloth
MAKHELOTH The tenth encampment of the Israelites after their departure from the Sinai wilderness (Num 33:25).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Makheloth
Makhe´loth (place of assemblies), a place mentioned only in Num. 33:25 as that of a desert encampment of the Israelites.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Makheloth
MAKHE´LOTH (mak-eʹlōth; “assemblies”). The twenty-sixth station of Israel in the wilderness, between Haradah and Tahath (Num. 33:25–26); present location unknown.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Makheloth
Makhelothassemblies, a station of the Israelites in the desert (Num. 33:25, 26).