- 1. A border town of Judah (Josh. xv. 9, 10; I Chron. xiii. 6) called elsewhere Kirjathjearim.
- 2. A mount on the border of Judah (Josh. xv. 11).
- 3. A city in the south of Judah (Josh. xv. 29), held by the Simeonites (Josh. xix. 3, where it is called Balah, while in the corresponding list of I Chron. iv. 29, it is called Bilhah).