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Parah

pa'-ra (a cow, increasing, heifer-town)
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Easton's Bible Dictionary

the heifer, A town in Benjamin ( Joshua 18:23 ), supposed to be identical with the ruins called Far'ah, about 6 miles north-east of Jerusalem, in the Wady Far'ah, which is a branch of the Wady Kelt.

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Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names

a cow; increasing

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Smith's Bible Dictionary

(heifer-town) One of the cities in the territory allotted to Benjamin, named only in the lists of the conquest. ( Joshua 18:23 )

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International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

pa'-ra, par'-a (ha-parah; Codex Vaticanus Phara; Codex Alexandrinus Aphar):

A city named as in the territory of Benjamin between Avvim and Ophrah (Joshua 18:23). It may with some confidence be identified with Farah on Wady Farah, which runs into Wady Suweinit, about 3 miles Northeast of 'Anata.


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