|ZELA, ZELAH |
ze'-la (tsela` (2 Samuel 21:14)):
A city in the territory of Benjamin (Joshua 18:28; the Septuagint here omits). Here was the burying-place of the family of Saul, whither the bones of the king and of Jonathan were brought for burial (2 Samuel 21:14; the Septuagint here reads en te pleura, translating tsela`, "side"). The place is not identified. It may be the Zilu of the Tell el-Amarna Letters.
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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ZELA, ZELAH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". <http://classic.studylight.org/enc/isb/view.cgi?number=T9348>. 1915.