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eshean Summary and Overview

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eshean in Easton's Bible Dictionary

a place in the mountains of Judah (Josh.15:52), supposed to be the ruin es-Simia, near Dumah, south of Hebron.

eshean in Schaff's Bible Dictionary

E'SHEAN , a place in the mountains of Judah. Josh 15:52. Van de Velde suggests the ruins of Khursa, near Hebron, as its site; Knobel would identify it with Shema, 1 Chr 2:43; Conder identifies it with el-Simia.

eshean in Fausset's Bible Dictionary

A city of Judah in the hilly country (Joshua 15:52).