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Bezer

Meaning: ore of gold or silver

The name of a biblical city and a man…

  1. A city of the Reubenites; one of the three cities of refuge on the east of Jordan (Deuteronomy 4:43; Joshua 20:8). It has been identified with the modern ruined village of Burazin, some 12 miles north of Heshbon; also with Kasur-el-Besheir, 2 miles southwest of Dibon.

  2. A descendant of Asher (1 Chronicles 7:37).