BDB7851 [H7344]


proper name, of a location 1. רְחֹבֹת עִיר near Nineveh Gen 10:11 (J), τῆν Ροωβως[θ] πόλιν; DlPa 261 compare Assyrian rêbit Ninâ, but see COTGen 10:11.
2. רְחֹבוֺת, name of well Gen 26:22 (J), Εὐρυχωρία (compare interpretation of vGen 26:22); PalmerDesert 296 f. identification with er-Ruµaibeh (in Wady R.) approximately 45 miles southwest of Hebron, north of latitude 31°.
3. הַנָּהָר ׳ר, home of a king of Edom Gen 36:37 (P) = 1Chr 1:48, Ροωβωθ τῆς παρὰ ποταμόν, P. τοῦ ποταμοῦ (i.e. on Euphrates ? here improbable; conjectures in Di Holz WklGeschichte. Israel i. 192).

The Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon
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