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Bible Usage:


  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:


Easton's Bible Dictionary


1. A valley not far from Engedi, where Jehoshaphat overthrew the Moabites and Ammonites (2 Chronicles 20:26). It has been identified with the valley of Bereikut. (R.V., "Beracah.")

2. One of the Benjamite warriors, Saul's brethren, who joined David when at Ziklag (1 Chronicles 12:3).

Hitchcock's Names Dictionary

blessing; bending the knee

Naves Topical Index

1. An Israelite, who joined David at Ziklag
1 Chronicles 12:3

2. A valley in the south of Judah, where the Israelites blessed the Lord for a victory
2 Chronicles 20:26

Smith's Bible Dictionary

(blessing), a Benjamite who attached himself to David at Ziklag. (1 Chronicles 12:3) (B.C. 1054.)

Smith's Bible Dictionary
Berachah, Valley of

a valley in which Jehoshaphat and his people assembled to "bless" Jehovah after the overthrow of the hosts of Moabites. (2 Chronicles 20:26) It is now called Bereikut , and lies between Tekua and the main road from Bethlehem to Hebron.