Places Study on Holon

Places Study on Holon

Joshua 15: And Goshen, and Holon, and Giloh; eleven cities with their villages:
Joshua 21: And Holon with her suburbs, and Debir with her suburbs,
Jeremiah 48: And judgment is come upon the plain country; upon Holon, and upon Jahazah, and upon Mephaath,

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Holon
(hoh' lahn) Place name meaning, “sandy spot.” 1. Town in the hill country of Judah allotted to tribe of Judah and given as city for Levites (Joshua 15:51 ; Joshua 21:15 ). It may be modern khirbet Illin near Beth-zur. The parallel passage (1 Chronicles 6:58 ) has Hilez or Hilen in different manuscripts. 2. City of Moab that Jeremiah condemned (Jeremiah 48:21 ). Its location is not known.

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Holon
HOLON. 1. A city of Judah in the Hebron hills, given to the Levites ( Joshua 15:51 ; Joshua 21:15 ). In the parallel passage 1 Chronicles 6:58 it is called Hilen . The ruin Beil Aûla , in the lower hills west of Hebron, would be a suitable site. 2. A city of Moab near Heshbon ( Jeremiah 48:21 ). Its site has not been recovered.

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Holon
1. A town in the mountains of Judah; allotted to the priests (Joshua 15:51; Joshua 21:15); HILEN in 1 Chronicles 6:58.

2. A city of Moab, in "the plain country" or level downs (mishor ) E. of Jordan.

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Holon
A window; grief

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Hilen - The parallel passage (Joshua 21:15 ; compare Joshua 15:51 ) reads Holon. See Holon , Levitical Cities
Hilen - Holon in Joshua 21:15
Holon - Holon
Whole, Wholly, Wholesome - , Matthew 5:29,30 ; Mark 8:36 ; 15:1,16,33 ; Luke 11:36 (1st part), though Holon may here be used adverbially with photeinon, "wholly light" [as in the 2nd part, RV, "wholly (full of light)"]; John 11:50 ; 1 Corinthians 12:17 (1st part); 1 John 2:2 ; 5:19 ; (b) absolutely, as a noun, e