Chinnereth, Sea of - Bible References

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Reference: Chinnereth, Sea Of

Fausets

Sea of Chinnereth or Chinneroth.

1. Afterward the lake of Gennesaret, a corruption of Chinnereth (Jos 12:3; 13:27). The district of Chinnereth is called "all Chinnereth" (1Ki 15:20).

2. A fortified city of Naphtali (Jos 19:35); probably the same as Tiberius, from which the lake or sea was named in a similar way (Nu 34:11; Joh 6:1).

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Smith

Chin'nereth, Sea of.

Nu 34:11; Jos 13:27

the inland sea, which is most similarly known to us as the "Lake of Gennesareth" or "Sea of Galilee."

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