(jahg' bih hah) Place name meaning, “height, little hill.” City east of the Jordan where Gideon defeated Zeba and Zalmunna, kings of Midian (Judges 8:11). Its location is modern khirbet el-Jubeihat twenty miles southeast of the Jordan and seven miles northwest of Amman. The tribe of Gad rebuilt it and settled it (Numbers 32:35).
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