Jahaz

Jahaz (Jay´haz)

A Moabite city that was assigned to the tribe of Reuben and later given to the Merarite clan of Levites (Josh 13:18; Josh 21:36; called Jahzah in 1Chr 6:78). It was still in Moabite hands in the time of Isaiah (ca. 742–701 BCE).

Josh 13:18

18and Jahaz, and Kedemoth, and Mephaath,

Josh 21:36

36Out of the tribe of Reuben: Bezer with its pasture lands, Jahzah with its pasture lands,

1Chr 6:78

78and across the Jordan from Jericho, on the east side of the Jordan, out of the tribe of Reuben: Bezer in the steppe with its pasture lands, Jahzah with its pa ... View more

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