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BIRSHA

bur'-sha (birsha`): King of Gomorrah (Gen 14:2), who joined the league against Chedorlaomer. The name is probably corrupt; some have tried to explain it as beresha`, "with wickedness," a name purposely used by the writer in referring to this king.
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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Definition for 'BIRSHA'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". bible-history.com - ISBE; 1915.

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