Places Study on Gob

Places Study on Gob

Deuteronomy 3: And we took all his cities at that time, there was not a city which we took not from them, threescore cities, all the region of Argob, the kingdom of Og in Bashan.
Deuteronomy 3: And the rest of Gilead, and all Bashan, being the kingdom of Og, gave I unto the half tribe of Manasseh; all the region of Argob, with all Bashan, which was called the land of giants.
Deuteronomy 3: Jair the son of Manasseh took all the country of Argob unto the coasts of Geshuri and Maachathi; and called them after his own name, Bashanhavothjair, unto this day.
2 Samuel 21: And it came to pass after this, that there was again a battle with the Philistines at Gob: then Sibbechai the Hushathite slew Saph, which was of the sons of the giant.
2 Samuel 21: And there was again a battle in Gob with the Philistines, where Elhanan the son of Jaareoregim, a Bethlehemite, slew the brother of Goliath the Gittite, the staff of whose spear was like a weaver's beam.
1 Kings 4: The son of Geber, in Ramothgilead; to him pertained the towns of Jair the son of Manasseh, which are in Gilead; to him also pertained the region of Argob, which is in Bashan, threescore great cities with walls and brasen bars:
2 Kings 15: But Pekah the son of Remaliah, a captain of his, conspired against him, and smote him in Samaria, in the palace of the king's house, with Argob and Arieh, and with him fifty men of the Gileadites: and he killed him, and reigned in his room.
Song of Solomon 7: Thy navel is like a round goblet, which wanteth not liquor: thy belly is like an heap of wheat set about with lilies.

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Easton's Bible Dictionary - Gob
A pit, a place mentioned in 2 Samuel 21:18,19 ; called also Gezer, in 1 Chronicles 20:4 .
Holman Bible Dictionary - Gob
(gohb) Place name meaning, “back” or “mountain crest.” Site where David and his men fought two battles with the Philistines, killing Philistine giants (2 Samuel 21:18-19 ). The parallel passage (1 Chronicles 20:4 ) names Gezer as the place. Some Hebrew manuscripts read Benob or “in Nob” as in 2 Samuel 21:16 . The Greek manuscripts presuppose either in Gath or in Gezer. The location of Gob is not known, though it appears to be a Philistine city.



Hitchcock's Bible Names - Gob
Cistern; grasshopper
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Gob
("a pit".) The scene of encounter between David's heroes and the Philistines (2 Samuel 21:18-19). "Gezer" in 1 Chronicles 20:4. In Septuagint and Syriac "Gath"; compare 2 Samuel 21:20; 1 Chronicles 20:6.

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Gob
Place where David had two encounters with the Philistines. 2 Samuel 21:18,19 . By comparing this passage with 1 Chronicles 20:4 it appears that the same place is there called GEZER, q.v.

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Gob
GOB . A place mentioned only in 2 Samuel 21:18 as the scene of an exploit of one of David’s warriors. In the parallel passage 1 Chronicles 20:4 Gob appears as Gezer ; many texts read it as Nob . The Gr. and Syr. versions have Gath . Nothing is known of Gob as a separate place. The word means ‘cistern.’

W. F. Cobb.

King James Dictionary - Gob
GOB, n. Heb. a hill, a boss. A little mass or collection a mouthful. A low word.

Smith's Bible Dictionary - Gob
(cistern ), a place mentioned only in ( 2 Samuel 21:18,19 ) as the scene of two encounters between David's warriors and the Philistines. In the parallel account in (1 Chronicles 20:4 ) the name is given as GEZER .
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Gob - Gob . In the parallel passage 1 Chronicles 20:4 Gob appears as Gezer ; many texts read it as Nob . Nothing is known of Gob as a separate place
Gob - Gob, n
Oaf - ) That part of a mine from which the mineral has been partially or wholly removed; the waste left in old workings; - called also Gob
Oaf - ) That part of a mine from which the mineral has been partially or wholly removed; the waste left in old workings; - called also Gob
Saph - Of the sons of the giant; slain by Sibbechai the Hushathite fighting with the Philistines at Gob or Gaza (2 Samuel 21:18)
Obbing - It is called also Gob stuff
Sibbecai - He slew the giant Saph in the battle of Gob (2 Samuel 21:18 ; RSV, "Sibbechai")
Sibbecai - Fought singly with Saph or Sippal, the Philistine giant in the battle at Gezer or Gob (1 Chronicles 20:4)
Gob - The location of Gob is not known, though it appears to be a Philistine city
Gezer, Gezrites - Compare 1 Chronicles 20:4 with 2 Samuel 21:18,19 , GEZERin the former passage refers to Gob in the latter
Gezer - Gob is identified with it 1 Chronicles 20:4; compare 2 Samuel 21:18
Chronicles, Books of - This is seen particularly in the substitution of modern names of places, such as were in use in the writer's day, for the old names; thus Gezer (1 Chronicles 20:4 ) is used instead of Gob (2 Samuel 21:18 ), etc