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Sea of Chinnereth

Sea of Chinnereth or Chinneroth.
        1. Afterward the lake of Gennesaret, a corruption of Chinnereth (Joshua 12:3; Joshua 13:27). The district of Chinnereth is called "all Chinnereth" (1 Kings 15:20).
        2. A fortified city of Naphtali (Joshua 19:35); probably the same as Tiberius, from which the lake or sea was named in a similar way (Numbers 34:11; John 6:1).

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Fausset, Andrew Robert M.A., D.D., "Definition for 'sea of chinnereth' Fausset's Bible Dictionary". - Fausset's; 1878.

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