corner graphic

Bible Dictionaries

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Gazara

Resource Toolbox
Additional Links

GAZARA . An important stronghold often mentioned during the Maccabæan struggle ( 1Ma 4:16 ; 1Ma 7:45 ; 1Ma 9:52 ; 1Ma 13:53 ; 1Ma 14:7 ; 1Ma 14:34 ; 1Ma 15:28 ; 1Ma 16:1 , 2Ma 10:32 . In Ant. XII. vii. 4, XIV. v. 4, BJ , I. viii. 5, it is called Gadara ). There seems to be no doubt that it is the OT Gezer (wh. see).


Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.
Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. Used by Permission.

Bibliography Information
Hastings, James. Entry for 'Gazara'. Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/hdb/g/gazara.html. 1909.

Search for…
Enter query in the box:
 or 
Choose a letter to browse:
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M 
N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z 

 
Prev Entry
Gaza
Next Entry
Gazelle
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology