hadattah Summary and Overview
Bible Dictionaries at a Glance
hadattah in Easton's Bible Dictionary
new, one of the towns in the extreme south of Judah (Josh.
hadattah in Smith's Bible Dictionary
(new). According to the Authorized Version, one of the towns of Judah in the extreme south. #Jos 15:25|
hadattah in Schaff's Bible Dictionary
HADAT'TAH (new), a town named as in the extreme south of Judah. Josh 15:25. Fuerst proposes to read Hazorhadattah (New Hazor), as distinct from the Hazor in v. Acts 15:23; Wilton would identify it with an imposing ruin called Kaer el-Adadah.
hadattah in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
A town in the extreme S. of Judah (Joshua 15:25), the Qeri (the Hebrew margin) reads Hazor-hadattah, i.e New Hazor. So Eusebius and Jerome; but they place it near and E. of Ascalon, which is in the shephelah, whereas Joshua places it among towns of S. Judah. Now El-Hudhaira, S. of Jebel Khulil (Robinson).