Bosra

Bosra, 1 (Isa 63:1; Edom): Buseireh, S. of the Dead Sea. — 2 (Josh 21:27), mistranslation for Astaroth. — 3 (Jer 48:24): Bosor, 1. --- Bosra, or Bezer, was the capital of Idumea, in the tribe of Ruben. C.

Isa 63:1 • WHO is this that cometh from Edom, with dyed garments from Bosra, this beautiful one in his robe, walking in the greatness of his strength. I, that speak justice, and am a defender to save.

Isa 34:6 • The sword of the Lord is filled with blood, it is made thick with the blood of lambs and buck goats, with the blood of rams full of marrow: for there is a victim of the Lord in Bosra and a great slaughter in the land of Edom.

Amos 1:12 • I will send a fire into Theman: and it shall devour the houses of Bosra.

Jer 49:13 • For I have sworn by myself, saith the Lord, that Bosra shall become a desolation, and a reproach, and a desert, and a curse: and all her cities shall be everlasting wastes.

Jer 49:22 • Behold he shall come up as an eagle, and fly: and he shall spread his wings over Bosra: and in that day the heart of the valiant ones of Edom shall be as the heart of a woman in labour.

Jer 48:24 • And upon Carioth, and upon Bosra: and upon all the cities of the land of Moab, far or near.

Josh 21:27 • To the children of Gerson also of the race of Levi out of the half tribe of Manasses, Gaulon in Basan, one of the cities of refuge, and Bosra, with their suburbs, two cities.

Gen 36:33 • And Bela died, and Jobab the son of Zara of Bosra reigned in his stead.

1 Chron 1:44 • And Bale died, and Jobab the son of Zare of Bosra, reigned in his stead.