Carioth, 1 (Josh 15:25; S. Juda), rather Carioth Hesron, the birthplace of Judas, "the man of Carioth": Kh. el-Qureitein, S. of Hebron. — 2 (Amos 2:2; Jer 48:24, 41; Moabite Stone, 1. 13; Moab): prob. Er-Rabbâh. --- Carioth. Sept. "the cities." Carioth has this meaning, but is was also the name of a great city. Jer. xlviii. 24. H.

Amos 2:2 • And I will seed a fire into Moab, and it shall devour the houses of Carioth: and Moab shall die with a noise, with the sound of the trumpet:

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

Josh 15:25 • New Asor and Carioth, Hesron, which is Asor.

Jer 48:41Carioth is taken, and the strong holds are won: and the heart of the valiant men of Moab in that day shall be as the heart of a woman in labour.