Salecah (Sal´uh-kuh)

A city of Og in Bashan (Deut 3:10) captured by Israel and assigned to Gad (Josh 12:5-6; Josh 13:11; 1Chr 5:11). Modern Salkhad in the Jebel Druze in Syria is a likely identification.

Deut 3:10

10all the towns of the tableland, the whole of Gilead, and all of Bashan, as far as Salecah and Edrei, towns of Og's kingdom in Bashan.

Josh 12:5-6

5and ruled over Mount Hermon and Salecah and all Bashan to the boundary of the Geshurites and the Maacathites, and over half of Gilead to the boundary of King S ... View more

Josh 13:11

11and Gilead, and the region of the Geshurites and Maacathites, and all Mount Hermon, and all Bashan to Salecah;

1Chr 5:11

Descendants of Gad
11The sons of Gad lived beside them in the land of Bashan as far as Salecah:

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