Jebus

[ jee-buhs ]
/ ˈdʒi bəs /

noun

an ancient Canaanite city taken by David: it later became Jerusalem.

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Example sentences from the Web for Jebus

  • And the inhabitants of Jebus said to David: Thou shalt not come in here.

  • The location of the several nations conquered by David and how the victories were won, especially the capture of Jebus.

    The Bible Period by Period|Josiah Blake Tidwell
  • Besides the subduing of the Philistines and capture of Jebus, already mentioned, he conquered the Moabites.

    The Bible Period by Period|Josiah Blake Tidwell