(a sanctuary). + In the extreme south of Judah, (Joshua 15:23) same as Kadesh and Kadesh-barnea. + A city of Issachar, allotted to the Gershonite Levites. (1 Chronicles 6:72) The Kadesh mentioned among the cities whose kings were slain by Joshua, (Joshua 12:22) in company with Megiddo and Jokneam of Carmel, would seem to have […]

-1. A city of the tribe of Judah Jos 15:23 .Possibly identical with KADESH-BARNEA -2. Also called KISHION and KISHON .A Canaanite city captured by Joshua Jos 12:22; 19:20; 21:28; 1Ch 6:72 -3. Also called KEDESH-NAPHTALI .A city of refuge Jos 20:7; 21:32 .Home of Barak and Heber Jud 4:6,9,11 .Captured by Tiglath-pileser 2Ki 15:29

Sanctuary. (1.) A place in the extreme south of Judah (Josh. 15:23). Probably the same as Kadesh-barnea (q.v.). (2.) A city of Issachar (1 Chr. 6:72). Possibly Tell Abu Kadeis, near Lejjun. (3.) A “fenced city” of Naphtali, one of the cities of refuge (Josh. 19:37; Judg. 4:6). It was assigned to the Gershonite Levites […]