2 Samuel 23:30
Benaiah the Pirathonite, Hiddai of the brooks of Gaash,
Related Topics and Bible Verses
linen-worker, one of David's heroes, a native of the valley of
Mount Gaash (1 Chr. 11:32).
a shaking, a hill, on the north side of which Joshua was buried
(Josh. 24:30; Judg. 2:9), in the territory of Ephraim. (See
portion of the sun, where Joshua was buried (Judg. 2:9). It was
"in the mount of Ephraim, in the north side of the hill Gaash,"
10 miles south-west of Shechem. The same as the following.
the central mountainous district of Israel occupied by the
tribe of Ephraim (Josh. 17:15; 19:50; 20:7), extending from
Bethel to the plain of Jezreel. In Joshua's time (Josh. 17:18)
these hills were densely wooded. They were intersected by
well-watered, fertile valleys, referred to in Jer. 50:19. Joshua
was buried at Timnath-heres among the mountains of Ephraim, on
the north side of the hill of Gaash (Judg. 2:9). This region is
also called the "mountains of Israel" (Josh. 11:21) and the
"mountains of Samaria" (Jer. 31:5, 6: Amos 3:9).