Kerioth


Kerioth
A town in the south of Judah which was the birthplace of Judas Iscariot (according to one ancient MS at John 6:71, NRSV marg.).

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  • Kerioth — cities. (Hebrew: Kriyot קְרִיּוֹת)#A town in the south of Judea (), called Kirioth () …   Wikipedia

  • Kerioth —    Cities.    1) A town in the south of Judah (Josh. 15:25). Judas the traitor was probably a native of this place, and hence his name Iscariot. It has been identified with the ruins of el Kureitein, about 10 miles south of Hebron. (See Hazor4).… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

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  • Hazor —    Enclosed; fortified.    1) A stronghold of the Canaanites in the mountains north of Lake Merom (Josh. 11:1 5). Jabin the king with his allied tribes here encountered Joshua in a great battle. Joshua gained a signal victory, which virtually… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • List of Biblical names — This is a list of names from the Bible, mainly taken from the 19th century public domain resource: : Hitchcock s New and Complete Analysis of the Holy Bible by Roswell D. Hitchcock, New York: A. J. Johnson, 1874, c1869.Each name is given with its …   Wikipedia

  • Hazor — ( he. חצור) is the name of several places in the biblical and modern Land of Israel:Biblical locations: * Tel Hazor, site of an ancient fortified city in the Upper Galilee, among the most important Caananite towns, and the largest ancient ruin in …   Wikipedia

  • Pascal Bertho — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Bertho. Pascal Bertho est un scénariste de bande dessinée, né le 7 octobre 1964 à Guérande en Loire Atlantique (France). Biographie Il fait des études supérieures de sciences économiques. Puis il… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Judas Iscariot — • The Apostle who betrayed Jesus Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Judas Iscariot     Judas Iscariot     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Jeremiah 48 — 1 Against Moab thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Woe unto Nebo! for it is spoiled: Kiriathaim is confounded and taken: Misgab is confounded and dismayed. 2 There shall be no more praise of Moab: in Heshbon they have devised evil… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • Judas Iscariot — Judas Iscariot, , , , ), implying that it was not Judas, but his father, who came from here. [Richard Bauckham, Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony , Eerdmans (2006), page 106.] Some speculate that Kerioth refers to a… …   Wikipedia


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