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1 An alternate name for the clan called Kenites (Num 24:22). 2 A city of Judah (Josh 15:57), whose location may be modern Khirbet Yaqin, about seven miles southeast of Hebron, traditionally viewed as a Kenite city. Arab tradition associates it with Abraham’s seeing Sodom and Gomorrah destroyed (Gen 19:24-28).

  • Powell, Mark Allan, ed. HarperCollins Bible Dictionary. Abridged Edition. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2009.