Places Study on Migdal-el

Places Study on Migdal-el

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Easton's Bible Dictionary - Migdal-el
Tower of God, a fortified city of Naphtali (Joshua 19:38 ), supposed by some to be identical with Magdala (q.v.).

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Migdal el
("the tower of God".) A fortified town of Naphtali (Joshua 19:38). Possibly now Mujeidel, left of wady Kerkerah, eight miles W. of Yarun (Iron) and six of Hurah (Horem).

Holman Bible Dictionary - Migdal-el
(mihg' dal-ehl) Place name meaning, “fortress of God.” Fortified town in Naphtali (Joshua 19:38 ). Migdal-el was located in northern Galilee in the vicinity of Iron (Yiron).

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Migdal-el
MIGDAL-EL. A town of Naphtali’ ( Joshua 19:33 ) between Iron and Horem. The site is uncertain.

The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary - Migdal-el
We meet with mention of this place, Joshua 19:38. The meaning of the name is very plain, from Migdol, tower—and El, God, the tower of God.

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Migdal-el - Migdal-el
Migdal-el - Migdal-el was located in northern Galilee in the vicinity of Iron (Yiron)
Magdala - The Magdala from which Mary Magdalene was named is perhaps identical with Migdal-el, Joshua 19:38, and may be the modern el-Mejdel
Magdala - The ancient Migdal-el in the border of Naphtali, Joshua 19:38 ; now a small Turkish village called Medjel
Dalmanutha - It has been identified in the ruins of a village about a mile from Magdala, in the little open valley of 'Ain-el-Barideh, "the cold fountain," called el-Mejdel, possibly the "Migdal-el" of Joshua 19:38
Magdala - It is possible also that Migdal-el (Joshua 19:38) stands for the same place
Name, Names - Other names evidently imply the existence of local sanctuaries, some of which must have been pre-Israelite: Beth-anath, Anathoth, Bethel, Gilgal, Kedesh-naphtali, Migdal-el, Migdal-gad, Neiel, Penuel, Beth-shemesh