|KIRJATH-JEARIM, OR KIRJATH-BAAL |
Joshua 15:9,60, a city of the Gibeonites afterwards given to Judah. It was on the confines of Benjamin, Joshua 18:14,15, about nine miles from Jerusalem in the way to Lydda. Here the ark was lodged for many years, in the house of Abinadab, till David removed it to Jerusalem, 1 Samuel 7:2 2 Samuel 6:2 1 Chronicles 13:1-14.
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Rand, W. W. "Entry for 'KIRJATH-JEARIM, OR KIRJATH-BAAL'". "American Tract Society Bible Dictionary".