Places Study on Iim

Places Study on Iim

Genesis 14: That these made war with Bera king of Sodom, and with Birsha king of Gomorrah, Shinab king of Admah, and Shemeber king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela, which is Zoar.
Genesis 14: And there went out the king of Sodom, and the king of Gomorrah, and the king of Admah, and the king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela (the same is Zoar;) and they joined battle with them in the vale of Siddim;
Numbers 33: And they departed from Iim, and pitched in Dibongad.
Joshua 15: Baalah, and Iim, and Azem,
2 Chronicles 12: With twelve hundred chariots, and threescore thousand horsemen: and the people were without number that came with him out of Egypt; the Lubims, the Sukkiims, and the Ethiopians.

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Iim
(i' ihm) Place name meaning ruins. 1. Town on southern border of tribal territory of Judah (Joshua 15:29 ). Its location is not known, and it does not appear in parallel lists in Joshua 19:3 ; 1 Chronicles 4:29 . Many Bible students think a copyist copied parts of the following Ezem twice. 2. Used in Numbers 33:45 (KJV) as abbreviation for Iye-abarim. See Iye-abarim .

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Iim
1. Contracted from Ije Abarim, a late stage of Israel's wilderness journey (Numbers 33:45; Numbers 21:11), = "ruinous heaps". On the S.E. border of Moab, in the midbar or "wilderness," unenclosed uncultivated land, verdant in spring, but parched and dreary in summer. The "Abarim" distinguishes it from.

2. Another Iim in S.W. Canaan (Joshua 15:29). Abarim, ("farther regions or coast regions"), namely, the hills facing Jericho, the whole upland E. of Jordan, the Greek "Peraea." Between Ije Abarim and Dibon Gad were the rivers Zared and Arnon. Compare Deuteronomy 2:9-12; Deuteronomy 2:13, "rise up," implies the Israelites remained at Iim some time; they were forbidden to assail Moab.

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Iim
IIM . A city of Judah ( Joshua 15:29 ); site unknown. See Iyim, 2 .

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Iim
1. contraction of Ije-Abarim, q.v.

2. City in the extreme south of Judah. Joshua 15:29 . Not identified.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Iim
Heaps of Hebrews
Easton's Bible Dictionary - Iim
A city in the south of Judah (Joshua 15:29 ).

One of the stations of the Israelites in the wilderness (Numbers 33:45 ).

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Iyim - (i' ihihm) Modern translations spelling of Iim (Numbers 33:45 ), a shortened form of Iye-abarim
Ijeabarim - Contracted into Iim in Numbers 33:45
Iim - Another Iim in S. Compare Deuteronomy 2:9-12; Deuteronomy 2:13, "rise up," implies the Israelites remained at Iim some time; they were forbidden to assail Moab
Iyim - ] incorrectly Iim ), a town in Judah, one of the ‘uttermost cities toward the border of Edom
Iye-Abarim - It is apparently abbreviated as Iim in Numbers 33:45 (KJV)
Iye-Abarim - IYE-ABARIM (‘Iyim of the regions beyond,’ distinguishing this place from the Iim of Joshua 15:29 )
Wanderings of the Israelites - | Ije-abarim, or Iim, Numbers 33:44,45