BDB54 [H58 H59 H62 H66 H63 H64 H65 H67]

II. אָבֵל

noun feminine 1. meadow (?) 1Sam 6:18 ᵑ0 but read אֶבֶן compare v1Sam 6:14 v1Sam 6:15 ᵐ5 ᵑ6 We Dr.
2. proper name, of a location city in Northern Israel 2Sam 20:18, near Beth Maacah v2Sam 20:14 = אָבֵל בֵּית מַעֲכָה v2Sam 20:15 (so also v2Sam 20:14 Ew Th We Klo Dr), 1Kgs 15:20; 2Kgs 15:29 = מַיִם ׳א 2Chr 16:4 (= Abil el †amµ, wheat-meadow northwest of Dan & south of Mutulleh RobBR III, 372).
3. אָבֵל הַשִּׁטִּים proper name, of a location (= acacia-meadow) in lowlands of Moab Num 33:49 = שִׁטִּים Num 25:1; Mic 6:5 (= Tel Kefrein (?) Tristr & MerrillPESoc. 4th Statement, 89).
4. אָבֵל כְּרָמִים proper name, of a location (= vineyard-meadow) in Ammon Judg 11:33 (see Euseb. Ἀβελαμπελων).
5. אָבֵל מְחוֺלָה proper name, of a location (= dance-meadow) Judg 7:22; 1Kgs 4:12 Elisha's birthplace 1Kgs 19:16 (see Euseb. Ἀβελμαελαι).
6. אָבֵל מִצְרַיִם proper name, of a location (= meadow of Egypt, i.e. fertile as Egypt ?) east of Jordan Gen 50:11 (where interpreted as if ׳אֵבֶל מ, so ᵐ5 ᵑ9; see Di).

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