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gib'-e-un-its. Inhabitants of GIBEON (which see).

Strong's Hebrew
1393. Giboni -- inhab. of Gibeon
... inhab. of Gibeon. Transliteration: Giboni Phonetic Spelling: (ghib-o-nee') Short
Definition: Gibeonites. ... of Gibeon NASB Word Usage Gibeonite (2), Gibeonites (6). ...
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How the Hebrews were Delivered from a Famine when the Gibeonites ...
... How The Hebrews Were Delivered From A Famine When The Gibeonites Had Caused Punishment
To Be Inflicted For Those Of Them That Had Been Slain: As Also, What ...
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We are Warned not Only in Civil Law, but Also in the Holy ...
... are warned not only in civil law, but also in the holy Scriptures, to avoid fraud
in every agreement, as is clear from the example of Joshua and the Gibeonites ...
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How Joshua, the Commander of the Hebrews, Made War with The
... 16. But the Gibeonites, who inhabited very near to Jerusalem, when they saw what
miseries had happened to the inhabitants of Jericho; and to those of Ai, and ...
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... vii., and of the treachery and punishment of the Gibeonites, ix. l7-2l"an account
which may well have been fuller in the original form of the document. ...
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The Stony Heart Removed
... Old shoes and clouted might be good enough for Gibeonites; but we are so thoroughly
outworn that we must be made new, or thrown upon the dunghill. ...
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Of a Good Government in External Things, and of Having Recourse to ...
... For this cause we read that Joshua and the children of Israel were deceived by the
Gibeonites, that they asked not counsel at the mouth of the Lord,(1) but ...
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The Thirty-Eighth Chapter: the Right Ordering of External Affairs ...
... For this reason, as we read, Joshua and the children of Israel were deceived by
the Gibeonites because they did not first seek counsel of the Lord, but trusted ...
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When this Became Known to the Kings of the Neighboring Nations...
... But the Gibeonites, a powerful nation with a wealthy city, spontaneously yielded
to the Hebrews, promising to do what they were ordered, and were received ...
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Hope for the Heathen
... In the midst of the land a numerous people"the Gibeonites "renounced their heathenism
and united with Israel, sharing in the blessings of the covenant. ...
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Courage in War was not Wanting in Our Forefathers...
... [298] Again, when he fought against the Gibeonites and feared that night might stop
him from gaining the victory, he called out with deep faith and high spirit ...
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Gibeonites (7 Occurrences)
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia GIBEONITES. gib'-e-un-its. Inhabitants of GIBEON
(which see). Multi-Version Concordance Gibeonites (7 Occurrences). ...
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Gib'eonites (5 Occurrences)
... Gibeonites, Gib'eonites. Giblite . ... And the LORD said: 'It is for Saul, and for
his bloody house, because he put to death the Gibeonites.' (See RSV). ...
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Gibeon (39 Occurrences)
... A deputation of the Gibeonites, with their allies from three other cities (Joshua
9;17), visited the camp at Gilgal, and by false representations induced ...
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Rizpah (4 Occurrences)
... This calamity was sent "for Saul and for his bloody house, because he slew the
Gibeonites." David inquired of the Gibeonites what satisfaction they demanded ...
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Nethinim (16 Occurrences)
... 20, etc.). The tradition is that the Gibeonites (Joshua 9:27) were the
original caste, afterwards called Nethinim. Their numbers ...
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Seeketh (60 Occurrences)
... after year, and David seeketh the face of Jehovah, and Jehovah saith, 'For Saul
and for the bloody house, because that he put to death the Gibeonites.' (YLT). ...
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Kiriath-jearim (17 Occurrences)
... ye`-arim, "city of thickets"; Septuagint he polis Iareim; the King James Version
Kirjathjearim): One of the four chief cities of the Gibeonites (Joshua 9:17 ...
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... ye`-arim, "city of thickets"; Septuagint he polis Iareim; the King James Version
Kirjathjearim): One of the four chief cities of the Gibeonites (Joshua 9:17 ...
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Remainder (33 Occurrences)
... 2 Samuel 21:2 And the king called the Gibeonites, and spoke to them. (Now
the Gibeonites were not of the children of Israel, but ...
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Drawer (1 Occurrence)
... Easton's Bible Dictionary Drawer of water: (Deuteronomy 29:11; Joshua 9:21, 23),
a servile employment to which the Gibeonites were condemned. ...
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Who were the Gibeonites? |

Was the killing of Saul's descendants a just response to Saul's killing of the Gibeonites? |

Who was Rizpah in the Bible? |

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Gibeonites (7 Occurrences)

Joshua 9:16
It happened at the end of three days after they had made a covenant with them, that they heard that they were their neighbors, and that they lived among them.
(See NIV)

Joshua 9:22
Joshua called for them, and he spoke to them, saying, "Why have you deceived us, saying,'We are very far from you,' when you live among us?
(See NIV)

2 Samuel 21:1
There was a famine in the days of David three years, year after year; and David sought the face of Yahweh. Yahweh said, "It is for Saul, and for his bloody house, because he put to death the Gibeonites."

2 Samuel 21:2
The king called the Gibeonites, and said to them (now the Gibeonites were not of the children of Israel, but of the remnant of the Amorites; and the children of Israel had sworn to them: and Saul sought to kill them in his zeal for the children of Israel and Judah);

2 Samuel 21:3
and David said to the Gibeonites, "What shall I do for you? And with what shall I make atonement, that you may bless the inheritance of Yahweh?"

2 Samuel 21:4
The Gibeonites said to him, "It is no matter of silver or gold between us and Saul, or his house; neither is it for us to put any man to death in Israel." He said, "Whatever you say, that will I do for you."

2 Samuel 21:9
He delivered them into the hands of the Gibeonites, and they hanged them in the mountain before Yahweh, and all seven of them fell together. They were put to death in the days of harvest, in the first days, at the beginning of barley harvest.



Gibeonites: A Mighty and Warlike People

Gibeonites: Attacked by the Kings of Canaan

Gibeonites: Cities of

Gibeonites: Delivered by Israel

Gibeonites: Descended from the Hivites and Amorites

Gibeonites: Effected the Destruction of the Remnant of Saul's House

Gibeonites: Israel Plagued for Saul's Cruelty To

Gibeonites: Israel: Appointed, Hewers of Wood

Gibeonites: Israel: Deceived By

Gibeonites: Israel: Made a League With

Gibeonites: Israel: Spared on Account of Their Oath

Gibeonites: Part of, Returned from the Captivity

Gibeonites: Saul Sought to Destroy

Gibeonites: The office of the Nethinim Probably Originated In

Related Terms

Gib'eonites (5 Occurrences)

Gibeon (39 Occurrences)

Rizpah (4 Occurrences)

Nethinim (16 Occurrences)

Seeketh (60 Occurrences)

Kiriath-jearim (17 Occurrences)


Remainder (33 Occurrences)

Drawer (1 Occurrence)

Mephibosheth (13 Occurrences)

Mouldy (2 Occurrences)

Battle (282 Occurrences)

Cake (25 Occurrences)

Annihilate (8 Occurrences)

Armoni (1 Occurrence)

Alliance (12 Occurrences)

Survivors (49 Occurrences)

Attempt (23 Occurrences)

Hewer (2 Occurrences)

Zeal (45 Occurrences)

Bethhoron (12 Occurrences)

Beth-horon (12 Occurrences)

Spare (80 Occurrences)

Passion (82 Occurrences)

Sought (199 Occurrences)

Remnant (157 Occurrences)

Tried (96 Occurrences)

Hanging (82 Occurrences)

Keepers (78 Occurrences)

Numbering (35 Occurrences)

Urim (8 Occurrences)

Grain-cutting (19 Occurrences)

Gilgal (39 Occurrences)

Gib'eonite (1 Occurrence)

Wrongs (26 Occurrences)

Thummim (6 Occurrences)

Eglon (13 Occurrences)

Exposed (39 Occurrences)

Expiation (9 Occurrences)

Merab (4 Occurrences)

Meronothite (2 Occurrences)

Proselyte (2 Occurrences)

Baal (94 Occurrences)

Barley-harvest (3 Occurrences)

Blood-stained (1 Occurrence)

Bloodguilt (9 Occurrences)

Commencement (22 Occurrences)

Adoni-zedec (2 Occurrences)

Adonizedec (2 Occurrences)

Adriel (2 Occurrences)

Aiah (7 Occurrences)

Abinadab (12 Occurrences)

Amends (6 Occurrences)

Adoni-zedek (4 Occurrences)


Sea (4178 Occurrences)

Successive (4 Occurrences)

Charm (5 Occurrences)

Gibeah (52 Occurrences)

Amorites (82 Occurrences)

Sworn (118 Occurrences)

Bottle (28 Occurrences)

Amorite (81 Occurrences)

Servants (763 Occurrences)

Joshua (211 Occurrences)

Although (167 Occurrences)

Anem (1 Occurrence)

Concern (35 Occurrences)

Hanged (36 Occurrences)

Bloody (19 Occurrences)

Demand (34 Occurrences)

Punishments (31 Occurrences)

Perished (76 Occurrences)

Start (50 Occurrences)

Barley (35 Occurrences)

Directions (100 Occurrences)

Hang (37 Occurrences)

Water (4571 Occurrences)

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