Merom (Mee´rom; Heb., “height”)

A city in Galilee that was the site of a defeat of the Canaanites by the Israelites (Josh 11:5; Josh 11:7).

Josh 11:5

5All these kings joined their forces, and came and camped together at the waters of Merom, to fight with Israel.

Josh 11:7

7So Joshua came suddenly upon them with all his fighting force, by the waters of Merom, and fell upon them.

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