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jokneam


jokneam


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Jokneam 
  gathered  by  the  people,  (Josh.  19:11;  21:34),  a  city  "of  Carmel" 
  (12:22),  i.e.,  on  Carmel,  allotted  with  its  suburbs  to  the 
  Merarite  Levites  It  is  the  modern  Tell  Kaimon,  about  12  miles 
  south-west  of  Nazareth,  on  the  south  of  the  river  Kishon. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Jokneam,  possessing,  or  building  up  of  the  people