Places Study on Giah

Places Study on Giah

2 Samuel 2: Joab also and Abishai pursued after Abner: and the sun went down when they were come to the hill of Ammah, that lieth before Giah by the way of the wilderness of Gibeon.
1 Chronicles 6: Shimea his son, Haggiah his son, Asaiah his son.

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Giah
(gi' uh) Place name meaning, “bubbling.” Place where David's general Joab confronted Abner, Saul's general, after Abner killed Joab's brother Asahel (2 Samuel 2:24 ). The earliest translations saw Giah as a common noun meaning, “valley.” Its location near Gibeon is not known.



Hitchcock's Bible Names - Giah
To guide; draw out; produce; a groan or sigh
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Giah
("valley".) 2 Samuel 2:24. Facing Ammah, "by the way of the wilderness of Gibeon."

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Giah
GIAH . Named in the account of Joab’s pursuit of Abner ( 2 Samuel 2:24 ). Its situation is quite unknown; it is even doubtful whether the mention of Giah is not due to textual corruption.

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Giah
Place mentioned only in describing the position of the hill Ammah. 2 Samuel 2:24 .

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Giah - Giah . Its situation is quite unknown; it is even doubtful whether the mention of Giah is not due to textual corruption
Ammah - A hill near Giah, in the wilderness of Gibeon
Ammah - Hill to which Joab pursued Abner and Abishai, it was 'before Giah by the way of the wilderness of Gibeon
am'Mah - (head ), The hill of, A hill facing Giah by the way of the wilderness of Gibeon, named as the point to which Joab pursued Abner ( 2 Samuel 2:24 )
Ammah - A hill facing Giah by way of the wilderness of Gibeon, where Joab ceased pursuing Abner after Asahel's death (2 Samuel 2:24)
Giah - The earliest translations saw Giah as a common noun meaning, “valley