Treasury of Scripture
And he took Geshur, and Aram, with the towns of Jair, from them, with Kenath, and the towns thereof, even three score cities. All these belonged to the sons of Machir the father of Gilead.
Joshua 13:13 Nevertheless the children of Israel expelled not the Geshurites, nor the Maachathites...
2 Samuel 13:38 So Absalom fled, and went to Geshur, and was there three years.
Kenath. Kenath was situated in the tribe of Manasseh, east of Jordan. Eusebius says it was called in his time Kanatha; and was a town in the Trachonitis, near Bozra. Josephus places it in Coelo-syria; and Pliny reckons it among the cities of the Decapolis. It was also called Nobah, after Nobah an Israelite, who conquered it, (Nu.
32:42;) which is placed by Eusebius, eight miles south of Heshbon: See Note on Ju.
1 Chronicles 8:11 And of Hushim he begat Abitub, and Elpaal.
Strong's ConcordanceAnd he took Geshur, and Aram, with the towns of Jair, from them, with Kenath, and the towns thereof, [even] threescore cities. All these [belonged to] the sons of Machir the father of Gilead.
Topical BibleAram Belonged Captured Cities Dependent Descendants Geshur Gilead Havvoth Havvoth-jair Havvoth-ja'ir Jair Kenath Machir Makir Places Round Settlements Sixty Sons Surrounding Taketh Tent-towns Thereof Threescore Towns Villages
1 Chronicles Chapter 2 Verse 23
Alphabetical: But All and Aram as But captured cities descendants even father from Geshur Gilead Havvoth its Jair Kenath Machir Makir of settlements sixty sons surrounding the them these took towns towns villages well were with
OT History: 1 Chronicles 2:23 Geshur and Aram took the towns (1 Chron. 1Ch iCh i Ch 1 chr 1chr)