What does Zereth mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
צֶ֥רֶת son of Ashur 1
הַשַּׁ֖חַר a town in Reuben. 1

Definitions Related to Zereth


   1 son of Ashur, the founder of Tekoa, by his wife Helah.
   Additional Information: Zereth = “splendour”.


   1 a town in Reuben.
   Additional Information: Zareth-shahar = “splendour of the dawn”.

Frequency of Zereth (original languages)

Frequency of Zereth (English)


Holman Bible Dictionary - Zereth
(zee' rehssh) Personal name perhaps meaning, “splendor.” Descendant of Judah (1 Chronicles 4:7 ).
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Zereth
ZERETH . A Judahite ( 1 Chronicles 4:7 ).
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Zereth-Shahar
ZERETH-SHAHAR . A Reubenite town ( Joshua 13:19 ). Its site has not been identified.
Holman Bible Dictionary - Zereth-Shahar
(zee' rehth-sshay' hahr) Place name meaning, “splendor of the dawn.” The city located “on the hill of the [1] valley” was allotted to Reuben (Joshua 13:19 ). The site is perhaps modern Zarat near Machaerus on the eastern shore of the Dead Sea. Others suggest khirbet el-Libb seven miles south of Medeba or khirbet qurn el-Kibsh six miles northwest of Medeba.
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Zereth
Same as Zer
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Zereth
Son of Ashur and Helah (1 Chronicles 4:7).
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Zereth
Son of Ashur, a descendant of Judah. 1 Chronicles 4:7 .

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Zareth-Shahar - (zar' rehth-sshay hahr) KJV form of Zereth-Shahar
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