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Kirjath-arba


Kir’jath-ar’ba (the city of Arba), an early name of the city which after the conquest is generally known as Hebron. Josh. 14:15; Judges 1:10. The identity of Kirjath-arba with Hebron is constantly asserted. Gen. 23:2; 35:27; Josh. 14:15; 15:13, 54; 20:7; 21:11.