Horonaim

Horonaim (Hor´uh-nay´im)

A Moabite city mentioned by both Isaiah (Isa 15:5) and Jeremiah (Jer 48:3, Jer 48:5, Jer 48:34).

Isa 15:5

5My heart cries out for Moab;
his fugitives flee to Zoar,
to Eglath-shelishiyah.
For at the ascent of Luhith
they go up weeping;
on the road to Horonaim
they ra ... View more

Jer 48:3

3Hark! a cry from Horonaim,
“Desolation and great destruction!”

Jer 48:5

5For at the ascent of Luhith
they go up weeping bitterly;
for at the descent of Horonaim
they have heard the distressing cry of anguish.

Jer 48:34

34Heshbon and Elealeh cry out; as far as Jahaz they utter their voice, from Zoar to Horonaim and Eglath-shelishiyah. For even the waters of Nimrim have become d ... View more

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