Places Study on Halhul

Places Study on Halhul

Joshua 15: Halhul, Bethzur, and Gedor,

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Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Halhul


A town in the Judah mountains. The hill is still so named, with ruins of walls and foundations, a mile to the left of the road from Jerusalem to Hebron, four miles front the latter. A mosque stands there, named Nebi Yunus, the prophet Jonah (Joshua 15:58). Close to Beitsur (Bethzur) and Jedur (Gedor).

Holman Bible Dictionary - Halhul
(hal' huhl) Place name perhaps meaning, “circles.” Town in hill country of Judah assigned to the tribe of Judah (Joshua 15:58 ). It is modern Halhul, four miles north of Hebron.



Easton's Bible Dictionary - Halhul
Full of hollows, a town in the highlands of Judah (Joshua 15:58 ). It is now a small village of the same name, and is situated about 5 miles north-east of Hebron on the way to Jerusalem. There is an old Jewish tradition that Gad, David's seer (2 Samuel 24:11 ), was buried here.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Halhul
Grief; looking for grief
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Halhul
HALHUL . A city of Judah ( Joshua 15:58 ). It is the modern Halhul , a large village 4 miles north of Hebron.

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Halhul
City in the highlands of Judah. Joshua 15:58 . Identified with Hulhul, 31 35' N, 35 6' E .

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Halhul - Halhul . It is the modern Halhul , a large village 4 miles north of Hebron
Beth'-Anoth - (house of echo ), a town in the mountainous district of Judah, named with Halhul, Beth-zur and others in ( Joshua 15:58 ) only
Beth-Anoth - of Halhul
Halhul - It is modern Halhul, four miles north of Hebron
Beth-Anoth - The modern location may be khirbet beit Ainur, one and a half miles southeast of Halhul
Beth-Zur - It is the present ruined site, Beit Sur , on a cliff west of the Hebron road, near Halhul
Bethzur - ) One of Judaea's strongest fortresses in the mountains of Judah, between Halhul and Gedor (Joshua 15:58)
Nathan - His grave is shown at Halhul near Hebron