City of Salt
SALT, CITY OF. A city in the wilderness of Judah, not far from the Dead Sea. It is mentioned as being between Nibshan and En Gedi (
SALT, CITY OF (עִיר־הַמֶּ֖לַח, ; LXX, A αἱ πόλεις ἁλω̂ν, the Cities of Salt). One of six cities allotted to Judah in the Wilderness (i.e., Midbar;
F. M. Cross, Jr. and J. T. Malik, “Explorations in the Judean Buge’ah,” BASOR, 142 (1956), 5-17.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
(`ir ha-melach; Codex Alexandrinus hai pol(e)is halon): One of the six cities in the wilderness of Judah mentioned between Nibshan and Engedi (