Places Study on Akrabbim

Places Study on Akrabbim

Numbers 34: And your border shall turn from the south to the ascent of Akrabbim, and pass on to Zin: and the going forth thereof shall be from the south to Kadeshbarnea, and shall go on to Hazaraddar, and pass on to Azmon:
Judges 1: And the coast of the Amorites was from the going up to Akrabbim, from the rock, and upward.

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Hitchcock's Bible Names - Akrabbim
Scorpions
American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Akrabbim
Scorpions, A point in the frontier line of the promised land, Judges 1:36 , and in a region infested with serpents and scorpions, Deuteronomy 8:15 . It is to be found probably in the mountains near the Dead Sea, on its southwest side. In Joshua 15:3 , it is translated Maalehakrabbim, the ascent of Akrabbim.

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Akrabbim
Scorpions, probably the general name given to the ridge containing the pass between the south of the Dead Sea and Zin, es-Sufah, by which there is an ascent to the level of the land of Palestine. Scorpions are said to abound in this whole district, and hence the name (Numbers 34:4 ). It is called "Maaleh-acrabbim" in Joshua 15:3 , and "the ascent of Akrabbim" in Numbers 34:4 .
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Akrabbim
Also, the going up to, or ascent of, Akrabbim. MAALEH-AKRABBIM; "the scorpion pass", between the S. of the Dead Sea and Zin: Judah's and Palestine's boundary on the S. (Numbers 34:4; Joshua 15:3). The boundary of the Amorites (Judges 1:36). The scene of Judas Maccabens' victory over Edom. Perhaps now the pass Es-Sufah, the last step from the desert to the level of Palestine. Wilton makes it Sufah.

Holman Bible Dictionary - Akrabbim
(ak rawb' bihm) Place name meaning, “scorpions.” The “ascent of Akrabbim” lies southwest of the Dead Sea forming the southern border of Canaan (Numbers 34:4 ; Joshua 15:3 ; Judges 1:36 ). It is a mountain pass on the road southeast of Beersheba, today called Neqb es-Safa. Recent study has found the Scorpion Pass mentioned in other Near Eastern literature.



Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Akrabbim
AKRABBIM (less correctly Acrabbim Joshua 15:3 AV [Note: Authorized Version.] , ‘Scorpion Pass’). The name given to an ascent on the south side of the Dead Sea, a very barren region.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Maale-Akrabbim
Ascent of scorpions
People's Dictionary of the Bible - Akrabbim
Akrabbim (a-krăb'bim), scorpions. A range of hills on the south border of Judah towards the southern extremity of the Dead Sea; which seems to have been infested with scorpions and serpents. Deuteronomy 8:15; Numbers 34:4; Judges 1:36. Instead of "the ascent of Akrabbim," we have in the Hebrew the name "Maaleh-Acrabbim," scorpion heights, in Joshua 15:3.

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ma-al'eh-Acrab'Bim - (ascent of scorpions ), the full form of the name given as Akrabbim in (Joshua 15:3 ) [Akrabbim ]
Maaleh-Acrabbim - (may' uh leh a crab' bihm) KJV transliteration of a phrase meaning ascent... (NAS, NRSV, REB) or pass (NIV) of Akrabbim (Joshua 15:3 ). See Akrabbim
Maaleh Acrabbim - ) Akrabbim, a church in his honor was erected over his remains, the beautiful ruin of which is still standing. (See Akrabbim
Scorpion Pass - See Akrabbim
Maalehacrabbim - See Akrabbim
Akrabattine - The region in Idumæa near Akrabbim
Akrabbim - Akrabbim (a-krăb'bim), scorpions. Instead of "the ascent of Akrabbim," we have in the Hebrew the name "Maaleh-Acrabbim," scorpion heights, in Joshua 15:3
Maaleh-Acrabbim - See Akrabbim
Akrabbim - Also, the going up to, or ascent of, Akrabbim. MAALEH-Akrabbim; "the scorpion pass", between the S
Akrabbim - Akrabbim (less correctly Acrabbim Joshua 15:3 AV [Note: Authorized Version
Maaleh-Acrabbim - (See Akrabbim
Akrabbim - In Joshua 15:3 , it is translated MaalehAkrabbim, the ascent of Akrabbim
Acrabatene - The Acrabatene had its name from a place called Akrabbim, about nine miles from Shechem, eastward
Akrabbim - ” The “ascent of Akrabbim” lies southwest of the Dead Sea forming the southern border of Canaan (Numbers 34:4 ; Joshua 15:3 ; Judges 1:36 )
Akrabbim - It is called "Maaleh-acrabbim" in Joshua 15:3 , and "the ascent of Akrabbim" in Numbers 34:4
Kadesh - The conquest of Joshua reached thus far ( Joshua 10:41 ): It was therefore on the line, running from the Ascent of Akrabbim to the Brook of Egypt, which marked the southern frontier of Canaan ( Numbers 34:4 , Joshua 15:3 ). It lies in the territory of the ‘Azâzine Arabs, about 50 miles south of Beersheba, to the south-west of Naqb es-Safâh a pass opening towards Palestine from Wâdy el-Fiqra , which may he the Ascent of Akrabbim and east of Wâdy Jerûr
Salt - There can be little doubt that the name designates the broad deep valley El-Ghor, prolonged some eight miles south of the Dead Sea to the chalky cliffs called Akrabbim
Canaan - The ascent of Akrabbim (scorpions, Joshua 15:3) or else mount Halak, a range of low cliffs, crosses the valley eight miles S