A city in Egypt to which Jews fled in 586 BCE from the wrath of the Babylonians, taking Jeremiah with them (Jer. 43:7–8). In Greek the city was called Daphnae.

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  • Tahpanhes — Coordinates: 30°51′38″N 32°10′17″E / 30.86056°N 32.17139°E / 30.86056; 32.17139 …   Wikipedia

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  • Tahapanes —    =Tahpanhes=Tehaphnehes, (called Daphne by the Greeks, now Tell Defenneh), an ancient Egyptian city, on the Tanitic branch of the Nile, about 16 miles from Pelusium. The Jews from Jerusalem fled to this place after the death of Gedaliah (q.v.) …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

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  • Jeremiah 43 — 1 And it came to pass, that when Jeremiah had made an end of speaking unto all the people all the words of the LORD their God, for which the LORD their God had sent him to them, even all these words, 2 Then spake Azariah the son of Hoshaiah, and… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • Daphnae — ( Tahpanhes , Taphne ; mod. Defenneh) was an ancient fortress near the Syrian frontier of Egypt, on the Pelusian arm of the Nile.King Psammetichus established a garrison of foreign mercenaries at Daphnae, mostly Carians and Ionian Greeks… …   Wikipedia

  • Daphnae — ▪ ancient city, Egypt also spelled  Daphnai , biblical  Tahpanhes , modern  Tall al Dafana        ancient fortress town (Fortress of Penhase), situated near Qanṭarah in northeastern Egypt. Excavations by Sir Flinders Petrie (Petrie, Sir Flinders) …   Universalium

  • List of modern names for Biblical place names — While the main Biblical place names like Jerusalem, Athens, Damascus, Alexandria, and Rome have been used for centuries, some have changed through the years. Biblical Name Mentioned in Present Name Province/Region Country Adramyttium Acts 27:2… …   Wikipedia

  • JEREMIAH — (Heb. והּ ָירִי ְמ) second of the major prophets whose book is the second in the Latter Prophets section of the Bible. This entry is arranged according to the following outline: in the bible the life and message of jeremiah beginnings of prophecy …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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