shallecheth, the gate of

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Shallecheth, The gate of definition


i.e., "the gate of casting out," hence supposed to be the refuse gate; one of the gates of the house of the Lord, "by the causeway of the going up" i.e., the causeway rising up from the Tyropoeon valley = valley of the cheesemakers (1 Chr. 26:16).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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