- an ancient Canaanite city taken by David: it later became Jerusalem.
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And the inhabitants of Jebus said to David: Thou shalt not come in here.
Besides the subduing of the Philistines and capture of Jebus, already mentioned, he conquered the Moabites.
The location of the several nations conquered by David and how the victories were won, especially the capture of Jebus.