Places Study on Baalath

Places Study on Baalath

Joshua 19: And all the villages that were round about these cities to Baalathbeer, Ramath of the south. This is the inheritance of the tribe of the children of Simeon according to their families.
Joshua 19: And Eltekeh, and Gibbethon, and Baalath,
1 Kings 9: And Baalath, and Tadmor in the wilderness, in the land,
2 Chronicles 8: And Baalath, and all the store cities that Solomon had, and all the chariot cities, and the cities of the horsemen, and all that Solomon desired to build in Jerusalem, and in Lebanon, and throughout all the land of his dominion.

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Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Baalath
A town of Dan, enlarged by Solomon (1 Kings 9:18; 2 Chronicles 8:6).

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Baalath
A town of the tribe of Dan (Joshua 19:44 ). It was fortified by Solomon (1 Kings 9:18 ; 2 Chronicles 8:6 ). Some have identified it with Bel'ain, in Wady Deir Balut.
Easton's Bible Dictionary - Baalath-Beer
Baalah of the well, (Joshua 19:8 , probably the same as Baal, mentioned in 1 Chronicles 4:33 , a city of Simeon.
Holman Bible Dictionary - Baalath-Beer
(bay' uh lath-bee' uhr) Place name meaning, “the baal of the well” or the “lady of the well.” A city in the tribal allotment of Simeon (Joshua 19:8 ), identified with Ramath of the south (KJV) or Ramah of the Negev (NAS, NIV, NRSV). It may be identical with Baal (1 Chronicles 4:33 ) and/or with Bealoth (Joshua 15:24 ).



Holman Bible Dictionary - Baalath
(bay' uh lath) Place name meaning, “feminine Baal.” City in original inheritance of tribe of Dan (Joshua 19:44 ). Same or different town which Solomon rebuilt (1 Kings 9:18 ). It may have been near Gezer on the road to Beth-horon and Jerusalem. Some would identify Solomon's town with Simeon's Balah, with Kirjath-jearim, or with Baalath-beer.



Hitchcock's Bible Names - Baalath
A rejoicing; our proud lord
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Baalath-Beer
Subjected pit
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Baalath
1. Town in Dan in his southern portion. Joshua 19:44 . Identified with Belain, 31 56' N, 35 4' E .

2. Store-city of Solomon apparently in the north. 1 Kings 9:18 ; 2 Chronicles 8:6 .

American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Baalath
A town in the tribe of God, Joshua 19:44 . This lay not far from Bethhoron. It is uncertain whether it is the same as the Baalath rebuilt by Solomon, 1 Kings 9:18 2 Chronicles 8:6 .

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Baal, Baalah, Baalath
BAAL, BAALAH, BAALATH . 1 . = Kiriath-jearim ( 1 Chronicles 13:6 , Joshua 15:9-10 ). 2 . Baalath-beer ( Joshua 19:8 , 1 Chronicles 4:33 [Baal]), a site in the Negeb. 3 . A city in the S. of Judah ( Joshua 15:29 ; Joshua 19:3 , 1 Chronicles 4:29 ). 4 . Mount Baalab, between Ekron and Jabneel ( Joshua 15:11 ), possibly, as M. Clermont-Gannean has suggested, the river (not mountain) of Baal (now Nahr Rubin ). 5 . An unknown town of Dan ( Joshua 19:44 ). 6 . An unknown town ( 1 Kings 9:18 = 2 Chronicles 8:6 ).

E. W. G. Masterman.

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Ramath (Ramah) of the South - The same as Baalath Beer. (See Baalath BEER
Baale - Same as Baalath
South Ramoth - See Baalath-BEER
Ramath of the South - See Baalath-BEER
Ramoth, South - See Baalath-BEER
je'Hud - (praised ), one of the towns of the tribe of Dan, ( Joshua 19:45 ) named between Baalath and Bene-berak
Jehud - A town of Dan, named between Baalath and Bene-berak ( Joshua 19:45 )
Baal, Baalah, Baalath - BAAL, BAALAH, Baalath . Baalath-beer ( Joshua 19:8 , 1 Chronicles 4:33 [Baal]), a site in the Negeb
Bealoth - Citizens, a town in the extreme south of Judah (Joshua 15:24 ); probably the same as Baalath-beer (19:8)
Baalath - It is uncertain whether it is the same as the Baalath rebuilt by Solomon, 1 Kings 9:18 2 Chronicles 8:6
Baal (3) - A town of Simeon (1 Chronicles 4:33), identical with Baalath BEER (Joshua 19:8), i
Baal - City in the tribe of Simeon, 1 Chronicles 4:33 : apparently the same as Baalath-Beer (q
Ramath of the South - Some have thought it another name for Baalath-beer
Baalath - Some would identify Solomon's town with Simeon's Balah, with Kirjath-jearim, or with Baalath-beer
Bealoth - This may be the same as Baalath-beer (Joshua 19:8 )
Gebal - An important Phoenician text, referring to the temple of Baalath, on a monument of Yehu-melek, its king (probably B
Bilhah - A Simeonite city ( 1 Chronicles 4:29 ) = Baalah ( Joshua 15:29 ), Balah ( Joshua 19:3 ), and, according to some, Baalath ( Joshua 19:44 , 1 Kings 9:18 , 2 Chronicles 8:6 )
Baal - Baal, a town of Simeon, named only fn 1 Chronicles 4:33, which from the parallel list in Joshua 19:8 seems to have been identical with Baalath-beer. Baalath (bâ'al-ăth), mistress, a town of Dan named with Gibbethon, Gath-rimmon and other Philistine places. Baalath-beer (bâ'al-ăth-bç'er), lord of the well
Building - Besides the buildings he completed at Jerusalem, he also built Baalath and Tadmor (1 Kings 9:15,24 )
Architecture - (Leviticus 14:34,45 ; 1 Kings 7:10 ) The peaceful reign and vast wealth of Solomon gave great impulse to architecture; for besides the temple and his other great works, he built fortresses and cities in various places, among which Baalath and Tadmor are in all probability represented by Baalbec and Palmyra
Baal (1) - Baal-gad, Baalath-beer , and other compounds of this word)
Transportation And Travel - Protecting the valleys and highways which led to the capital at Jerusalem were a series of fortresses including Gezer, Beth Horon, Baalath, and Tadmor (1 Kings 9:17-19 , NIV)
Solomon - )... Among his buildings were the famous Tadmor or Palmyra in the wilderness, to carry on commerce with inland Asia, and store cities in Hamath; Bethhoron, the Upper and the Nether, on the border toward Philistia and Egypt; Hazor and Megiddo, guarding the plain of Esdraelon; Baalath or Baalbek, etc