Debir

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A Biblical word, dvir pronounced [dviʁ] (דְּבִיר) may refer to:

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  • Debir King of Eglon, a Canaanite king of Eglon, slain by Joshua. (Joshua 10) Aided by miracles, Joshua's army routed the Canaanite military, forcing Debir and the other kings to seek refuge in a cave. There they were trapped until later executed.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Conder and Kitchener, 1883, SWP III, p. 402

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Bibliography[edit]

  • Conder, C.R.; Kitchener, H.H. (1883). The Survey of Western Palestine: Memoirs of the Topography, Orography, Hydrography, and Archaeology. 3. London: Committee of the Palestine Exploration Fund.