Easton's Bible Dictionary
a shaking, A hill on the north side of which Joshua was
buried ( Joshua
24:30 ; Judges
2:9 ), in the territory of Ephraim. (See TIMNATH-SERAH.)
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names
Smith's Bible Dictionary
(earthquake) A hill of Ephraim, where Joshua was buried.
The brooks or valley of Gaash, ( 2
Samuel 23:30 ; 1
Chronicles 11:32 ) were probably at the foot of the hill.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
First mentioned in connection with the burial place of Joshua "in the border of
his inheritance in Timnath-serah, which is in the hill-country of Ephraim, on
the north (side) of the mountain of Gaash" (Joshua
24:30; compare Judges
2:9); see TIMNATH-HERES. The "brooks," or rather the wadies or "watercourses"
of Gaash are mentioned as the native place of Hiddai (2
Samuel 23:30), or Hurai (1
Chronicles 11:32), one of David's heroes. No likely identification has been
See EPHRAIM, MOUNT.
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