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What placename means "hill of foreskins" in Hebrew: Ramath-lehi or Gibeath-hasralath?




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Answer: Gibeath-hasralath

Joshua circumcized all the children of Israel at Gibeath-hasralath, whereas Samson killed 1000 philistines with the jawbone of an ass at Ramath-lehi, which means "jawbone heights" in Hebrew (see Judges 15:17).

Joshua 5:2 - At that time the LORD said unto Joshua: 'Make thee knives of flint, and circumcise again the children of Israel the second time.' 5:3 And Joshua made him knives of flint, and circumcised the children of Israel at Gibeath-ha-araloth.


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