Aijalon

Aijalon (Ay´juh-lon)

1 The name of a valley and an associated city mostly ascribed to the territory of Dan (Josh 19:42). It is best remembered as the site where the sun stood still in the stories of Joshua’s battles (Josh 10:12), and where Jonathan defeated the Philistines after the battle at Michmash (1Sam 14:31). 2 The Zebulunite Elon’s burial site (Judg 12:12), possibly referring to a place much farther north, near Rimmon.

Josh 19:42

42Shaalabbin, Aijalon, Ithlah,

Josh 10:12

12On the day when the Lord gave the Amorites over to the Israelites, Joshua spoke to the Lord; and he said in the sight of Israel,
“Sun, stand still at Gibeon,
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1Sam 14:31

31After they had struck down the Philistines that day from Michmash to Aijalon, the troops were very faint;

Judg 12:12

12Then Elon the Zebulunite died, and was buried at Aijalon in the land of Zebulun.

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