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ephron


ephron


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Ephron 
  fawn-like.  (1.)  The  son  of  Zohar  a  Hittite,  the  owner  of  the 
  field  and  cave  of  Machpelah  (q.v.),  which  Abraham  bought  for  400 
  shekels  of  silver  (Gen.  23:8-17;  25:9;  49:29,  30). 
 
  (2.)  A  mountain  range  which  formed  one  of  the  landmarks  on  the 
  north  boundary  of  the  tribe  of  Judah  (Josh.  15:9),  probably  the 
  range  on  the  west  side  of  the  Wady  Beit-Hanina. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Ephron,  dust