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DIMNAH (dĭm'na). A town in Zebulun, given to the Merarite Levites (Josh.21.35). Rimmon (1Chr.6.77) may be the same place.

DIMNAH dĭm’ nə (־דִּמְנָה; LXX Δεμνα; dung-pit?). A city of Zebulun assigned to the Merari Levites (Josh 21:35), called Rimmon (19:13), Rimmono (1 Chron 6:77). Modern Rumaneh.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

A city of the Merarite Levites in the territory of Zebulun (Jos 21:35). The name is probably a clerical error for Rimmon.