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dimnah in Easton's Bible Dictionary

dunghill, a city of Zebulun given to the Merarite Levites (Josh. 21:35). In 1 Chr. 6:77 the name "Rimmon" is substituted.

dimnah in Smith's Bible Dictionary

(dung), a city int he tribe of Zebulun, given to the Merarite Levites. #Jos 21:35|

dimnah in Schaff's Bible Dictionary

DIM'NAH , a Levitical city in Zebulon, Josh 21:35; same as Rimmon. 1 Chr 6:77; now Rummdach.

dimnah in Fausset's Bible Dictionary

(dihm' nah) Place name meaning, "manure." Town in tribal territory of Zebulun given to Levites (Joshua 21:35). 1 Chronicles 6:77 appears to refer to the same city as Rimmon. Compare Joshua 19:13. A scribe copying the text could easily confuse the two names. See Rimmon.