Chezib in the Bible
Birthplace of Shelah
- Genesis 38:5 And she yet again conceived, and bare a son; and called his name Shelah: and he was at Chezib, when she bare him.
⇒Bible Encyclopedia for CHEZIB.
Probably identical with CHOZEBA
- 1 Chronicles 4:22 And Jokim, and the men of Chozeba, and Joash, and Saraph, who had the dominion in Moab, and Jashubilehem. And these are ancient things.
⇒See also McClintock and Strong Cyclopedia for Chezib.
- Joshua 15:44 And Keilah, and Achzib, and Mareshah; nine cities with their villages: