Hermon (Huhr´muhn; Heb., “sacred” or “forbidden”)

The three-peaked summit at the southern end of the Anti-Lebanon range. According to (Deut 3:9), “the Sidonians call Hermon Sirion, while the Amorites call it Senir,” and these three names are sometimes used together in the OT (Deut 4:48; 1Chr 5:23). The Hebrew text of (Ps 42:6) speaks literally of the “Hermons,” which may refer to the three peaks. Hermon formed the northernmost limit of Joshua’s conquests (Josh 11:3; Josh 11:17; Josh 12:1; Josh 12:5; Josh 13:5; Josh 13:11).

Deut 3:9

9(the Sidonians call Hermon Sirion, while the Amorites call it Senir),

Deut 4:48

48from Aroer, which is on the edge of the Wadi Arnon, as far as Mount Sirion (that is, Hermon),

1Chr 5:23

The Half-Tribe of Manasseh
23The members of the half-tribe of Manasseh lived in the land; they were very numerous from Bashan to Baal-hermon, Senir, and Mount H ... View more

Ps 42:6

6and my God.

My soul is cast down within me;
therefore I remember you
from the land of Jordan and of Hermon,
from Mount Mizar.

Josh 11:3

3to the Canaanites in the east and the west, the Amorites, the Hittites, the Perizzites, and the Jebusites in the hill country, and the Hivites under Hermon in ... View more

Josh 11:17

17from Mount Halak, which rises toward Seir, as far as Baal-gad in the valley of Lebanon below Mount Hermon. He took all their kings, struck them down, and put ... View more

Josh 12:1

The Kings Conquered by Moses
1Now these are the kings of the land, whom the Israelites defeated, whose land they occupied beyond the Jordan toward the east, fro ... View more

Josh 12:5

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 13:5

5and the land of the Gebalites, and all Lebanon, toward the east, from Baal-gad below Mount Hermon to Lebo-hamath,

Josh 13:11

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

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