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Ebal

Bible DictionarySmith's Bible Dictionary
(stone, bare mountain).
→ One of the sons of Shobal the son of Seir. (Genesis 36:23; 1 Chronicles 1:40) → Obal the son of Joktan. (1 Chronicles 1:22) comp. Genesis 10:28
  
Bible DictionaryEaston's Bible Dictionary
stony. (1.) A mountain 3,076 feet above the level of the sea, and 1,200 feet above the level of the valley, on the north side of which stood the city of Shechem (q.v.). On this mountain six of the tribes (Deut. 27:12,13) were appointed to take their stand and respond according to a prescribed form to the imprecations uttered in the valley, where the law was read by the Levites (11:29; 29:4, 13). This mountain was also the site of the first great altar erected to Jehovah (Deut. 27:5-8; Josh. 8:30-35). After this the name of Ebal does not again occur in Jewish history. (See GERIZIM.) (2.) A descendant of Eber (1 Chr. 1:22), called also Obal (Gen. 10:28). (3.) A descendant of Seir the Horite (Gen. 36:23).
Bible DictionaryHitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary
ancient heaps  
See also: Raamiah , Obil , Zabdi , Sabtechah , Oak

 

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