AZNOTH-TABOR


AZNOTH-TABOR
AZNOTH-TABOR (Heb. אַזְנוֹת תָּבוֹר), place on the southern boundary of the tribe of Naphtali (Josh. 19:34). Its suggested identification is with Khirbat Umm-Jubayl, north of Mt. Tabor, where potsherds of the Israelite period have been found. -BIBLIOGRAPHY: Aharoni, Land, 239; EM, S.V.; A. Saarisalo, Boundary between Issachar and Naphtali (1927), 127; Alt, in: PJB, 23 (1927), 42. ADD. BIBLIOGRAPHY: R. Frankel, in: ABD, 1:540. (Michael Avi-Yonah)

Encyclopedia Judaica. 1971.

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