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Bible Names A-G: Gareb


Gareb in Easton's Bible Dictionary scabby; itch. (1.) One of David's warriors (2 Sam. 23:38), an Ithrite. (2.) A hill near Jerusalem (Jer. 31:39), probably the hill of lepers, and consequently a place outside the boundary of the city.

Gareb in Fausset's Bible Dictionary 1. 2 Samuel 23:38; 1 Chronicles 2:58. 2. The hill near Jerusalem (Jeremiah 31:39). From Hebrew gaarab "to scrape," Syriac, leprosy, the locality outside the city to which lepers were removed, on the N.W. side of the city, W. of the valley of Gihon. Even the localities whose name implies they are now outside shall at last be taken within the new Jerusalem (Matthew 8:14; Luke 17:11-19).

Gareb in Hitchcock's Bible Names a scab

Gareb in Naves Topical Bible -1. One of David's mighty men 2Sa 23:38; 1Ch 11:40 -2. A hill Jer 31:39

Gareb in Smiths Bible Dictionary (scabby), one of the heroes of David's army. 2Sa 23:38

Gareb in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE ga'-reb (garebh): One of David's "mighty men of the armies" (2 Sam 23:38; 1 Ch 11:40), an "Ithrite," i.e. a member of one of the families of Kiriath-jearim (1 Ch 2:53). Some, however, read ha-yattiri for ha-yithri, thus making him a native of Jattir. See IRA.

Gareb in Wikipedia Gibeat Gareb or the Leper's Hill is a hill near Jerusalem (Jer. 31:39), probably the hill of lepers, and consequently a place outside the boundary of the city.

Gareb Scripture - 2 Samuel 23:38 Ira an Ithrite, Gareb an Ithrite,

Gareb Scripture - Jeremiah 31:39 And the measuring line shall yet go forth over against it upon the hill Gareb, and shall compass about to Goath.

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