Adoraim (Ad´uh-ray´im; Heb., meaning uncertain, possibly “two hills”)

One of the fifteen cities in Judah fortified and provisioned by Rehoboam as defensive strongholds (2Chr 11:9). Its location has been identified as modern Dura, about six miles west of Hebron in southern Judah.

2Chr 11:9

9Adoraim, Lachish, Azekah,

 NEH Logo
Bible Odyssey has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor
Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this website, do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.