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JARMUTH
        1. A town in the shephelah or low hills (not "the plain ") of Judah (Joshua 15:35). Piram its king was one of the five confederated to punish Gibeon for submitting to Joshua (Joshua 10:3,5); routed at Beth-horon; executed at Makkedah (Joshua 10:23). Occupied by children of Judah on the return from Babylon (Nehemiah 11:29). Now Yarmuk, with a hill near, Tell Urmud.
        2. A city of Issachar, assigned to the Gershonite Levites. (Joshua 21:29). R EMETH in Joshua 19:20; R AMOTH in 1 Chronicles 6:73. Both are modifications of the same root as Jarmuth.
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Fausset, Andrew Robert M.A., D.D., "Definition for 'jarmuth' Fausset's Bible Dictionary".
bible-history.com - Fausset's; 1878.

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