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Kedesh

(kēdĕsh), in the Bible. 1 Town, S Judah. 2 See KishionKishion
, in the Bible, unidentified Levitical border town, W of the Sea of Galilee. Alternate forms are Kishon and Kedesh.
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. 3 or Kedesh-naphtali, city, extreme N ancient Palestine, NW of Lake Huleh.

Kedesh

city of sanctuary for unintentional murderers. [O.T.: Joshua 20:7]
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Kedesh (in the Jezreel Valley): It is not clear from the published description when the Iron Age II settlement was destroyed, but it is quite certain that there was no occupation at the site during the Assyrian period (Stern 1993: 860).
Kedesh Goddard wasted a golden opportunity just after the hour as he shot straight at Pereira, before Wilson went close for United - his effort bringing a fine save from Guthrie.
Kedesh, Shechem, Hebron, Bezer, Ramoth-Gilead, and Golan were designated for refuge: one city for every two of twelve tribes.
University of Minnesota professor Andrea Berlin will discuss "New Light on the Period of the Maccabees: Excavations at Tel Kedesh.
So Alexander sends a party to a city called Gadirs (Skeat suggests this is the town of Kedesh in Galilee), in search of cattle for food.
Most of the sites lie along the Mediterranean-- Carthage, Cyrene and Apollonia in Lybia, Paesteum in Italy, Pylos in Greece, and Kedesh and Sepphora in Israel are among them.
Ebal, Em Gev, Hazor, Jerusalem, Lacish, Makmish (and) Tel Michal, Megiddo, Samaria, Tel Kedesh, Ta'anach, Tirzahm and Tel'Eton.
21: 32, the name |Reqem', properly denoting Kadesh in Judah, is used of Kedesh in Naphtali), and the impression remains of a provenance in the (presumably eastern) Diaspora.
The three on the east of Jordan were Bezer, Ramoth, and Golan; the three on the west were Hebron, Shechem, and Kedesh (Deut.
Season-year scholar Kedesh Goddard scored his first goal of the season to seal an important three points for Town, tapping home after fellow midfielder Ben AtKinson's shot was saved.
Tel Kedesh lies in the Jezreel Valley, midway between Megiddo and Tacanach.