En-gannim (En-gan´im; Heb., “fountain of gardens”)

1 A town belonging to the allotment of Judah, located in the lowlands (Josh 15:34). The literary context would indicate that it is in the region near Azekah and Jarmuth. 2 A border town between Issachar and Manasseh (Josh 19:21; Josh 21:29). It may be the “garden house” of 2Kgs 9:27. However, in both circumstances, the specific location of the site is undetermined.

Josh 15:34

34Zanoah, En-gannim, Tappuah, Enam,

Josh 19:21

21Remeth, En-gannim, En-haddah, Beth-pazzez;

Josh 21:29

29Jarmuth with its pasture lands, En-gannim with its pasture lands—four towns;

2Kgs 9:27

Ahaziah of Judah Killed
27When King Ahaziah of Judah saw this, he fled in the direction of Beth-haggan. Jehu pursued him, saying, “Shoot him also!” And they sho ... View more

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