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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
UZZEN-SHEERAH (PLACE) [Heb ʾuzzēn šeʾĕrâh (אֻזֵּן שֶׁאֱרָהה)]. Uzzen-sheerah, “ear” or “corner of Sheerah,” is a city that was founded by Sheerah (1 Chr 7:24), daughter of Beriah, descendant of Ephraim. The location of the city is unknown. Uzzen-sheerah is not mentioned elsewhere in the OT. Sheerah
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Uzzen-Sheerah uzʹən shēʹə-rə [Heb. ʾuzzēn šeʾĕrâ—‘portion [weighed and measured] of Sheerah’ (BDB, p. 25); LXX kaí huioí Ozán Seēra—‘and the sons of Ozan, Sheera’]; AV, NEB, UZZEN-SHERAH. A village founded or rebuilt by Sheerah, daughter of either Ephraim or Beriah, along with Lower Beth-horon
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Uzzen-sheerah (uhz´uhn-shee´uh-ruh; Heb., “ear of Sheerah”), a village built by the Ephraimite daughter Sheerah (1 Chron. 7:24). She also built two other villages, Upper and Lower Beth-horon, which were near the border of Benjamin and the site of considerable military activity. Uzzen-sheerah was presumably
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Uzzen-Sheerah [ŭzˊən shēˊə rə] (Heb. ˒uzzēn še˒erâ “ear of Sheerah”). One of three villages built by Sheerah, the daughter (or granddaughter) of Ephraim (1 Chr. 7:24; KJV “Uzzen Sherah”). Some scholars have identified the site as modern Beit Sira, 5 km. (3 mi.) southwest of Lower Beth-horon,
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary