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1 A city on the border of Ephraim near Jericho (Josh 16:7); it is probably the same as Naaran (1Chr 7:28). It is tentatively identified as modern Tel el-Jisr, about three and a half miles northwest of Jericho. 2 One of the wives of Ashhur, a descendant of Judah (1Chr 4:5-6).

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