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ataroth


ataroth


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Ataroth 
  crowns.  (1.)  A  city  east  of  Jordan,  not  far  from  Gilead  (Num. 
  32:3). 
 
  (2.)  A  town  on  the  border  of  Ephraim  and  Benjamin  (Josh.  16:2, 
  7),  called  also  Ataroth-adar  (16:5).  Now  ed-Da'rieh. 
 
  (3.)  "Ataroth,  the  house  of  Joab"  (1  Chr.  2:54),  a  town  of 
  Judah  inhabited  by  the  descendants  of  Caleb. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Ataroth,  crowns