(a wall), a town int he mountainous part of Judah, (Joshua 15:58) a few miles north of Hebron. Robinson discovered a Jedur halfway between Bethlehem and Hebron, about two miles west of the road.

-1. A city in the mountains of the tribe of Judah Jos 15:58 -2. The town of Jeroham 1Ch 12:7 .Possibly identical with [1766]GEDER (which see) -3. Valley of, taken by Simeonites 1Ch 4:39 .See [1767]GEDER -4. An ancestor of Saul 1Ch 8:31; 9:37 -5. Either a place or a person (authorities disagree) 1Ch 4:4,18

A wall. (1.) A city in the mountains or hill country of Judah (Josh. 15:58), identified with Jedar, between Jerusalem and Hebron. (2.) 1 Chr. 4:39, the Gederah of Josh. 15:36, or the well-known Gerar, as the LXX. read, where the patriarchs of old had sojourned and fed their flocks (Gen. 20:1, 14, 15; 26:1, […]