Bezer (Bee´zuhr; Heb., meaning uncertain, possibly “gold ore” or “fortress”)

1 A descendant of Asher (1Chr 7:37). 2 A city of refuge in Reuben, assigned to the levitical family of Merari (Deut 4:43; Josh 20:8; Josh 21:36; 1Chr 6:63); it is probably the same as Bozrah in Moab (Jer 48:24).

1Chr 7:37

37Bezer, Hod, Shamma, Shilshah, Ithran, and Beera.

Deut 4:43

43Bezer in the wilderness on the tableland belonging to the Reubenites, Ramoth in Gilead belonging to the Gadites, and Golan in Bashan belonging to the Manassit ... View more

Josh 20:8

8And beyond the Jordan east of Jericho, they appointed Bezer in the wilderness on the tableland, from the tribe of Reuben, and Ramoth in Gilead, from the tribe ... View more

Josh 21:36

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

1Chr 6:63

63To the Merarites according to their families were allotted twelve towns out of the tribes of Reuben, Gad, and Zebulun.

Jer 48:24

24and Kerioth, and Bozrah, and all the towns of the land of Moab, far and near.

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