(mee jahr' kuhn) Name meaning, “waters of Jarkon” or “pale-green waters.” Stream in the territory of Dan (Joshua 19:46), probably the Nahr el-‘Auja (“winding river”), which, fed by springs at Ras el-‘Ain about ten miles from the coast, flows year-round to the Mediterranean about four miles north of Joppa.
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