(Josh. 15:57), a city in the mountains of Judah, the modern Jeba, on a hill in the Wady Musurr, about 7 1/2 miles west-south-west of Bethlehem.
- Gibeah of phinehas
(Josh. 15:57, R.V. marg.), a city on Mount Ephraim which had been given to Phinehas (24:33 “hill,” A.V.; R.V. marg. and Heb., “Gibeah.”). Here Eleazar the son of Aaron was buried. It has been identified with the modern Khurbet Jibia, 5 miles north of Guphna towards Shechem.
[gib-ee-uh n] /ˈgɪb i ən/ noun 1. a town in ancient Palestine, NW of Jerusalem. Josh. 9:3. /ˈɡɪbɪən/ noun 1. an ancient town of Palestine: the excavated site thought to be its remains lies about 9 kilometres (6 miles) northwest of Jerusalem hill-city, “one of the royal cities, greater than Ai, and all the men […]
[gib-ee-uh-nahyt] /ˈgɪb i əˌnaɪt/ noun 1. one of the inhabitants of , who were condemned by Joshua to be hewers of wood and drawers of water for the Israelites. Josh. 9. /ˈɡɪbɪəˌnaɪt/ noun 1. (Old Testament) one of the inhabitants of the town of Gibeon, who were compelled by Joshua to serve the Hebrews (Joshua […]
[jahyb] /dʒaɪb/ verb (used without object), gibed, gibing. 1. to utter mocking or scoffing words; jeer. verb (used with object), gibed, gibing. 2. to taunt; deride. noun 3. a taunting or sarcastic remark. /dʒaɪb/ verb 1. to make jeering or scoffing remarks (at); taunt noun 2. a derisive or provoking remark /dʒaɪb/ verb, noun (nautical) […]