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Easton's Bible Dictionary [1]

  • Another aboriginal people of Palestine who inhabited the south-west border of the land. Geshuri in  Joshua 13:2 should be "the Geshurite," not the Geshurites mentioned in ver. 11,13, but the tribe mentioned in   1 Samuel 27:8 .

    Copyright Statement These dictionary topics are from M.G. Easton M.A., DD Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition, published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain.

    Bibliography Information Easton, Matthew George. Entry for 'Geshurites'. Easton's Bible Dictionary. 1897.

  • International Standard Bible Encyclopedia [2]

    gesh´ū̇ - rı̄ts , gē̇ - shoo´rı̄ts ( גּשׁוּרי , geshūrı̄ ). See preceding article.

    Kitto's Popular Cyclopedia of Biblial Literature [3]



    1. The inhabitants of the above region [GESHUR].

    2. A people in the south of Palestine, near the Philistines .