The Mysterious Number 480 in 1 Kings 6:1

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List of Authors: Antti Laato
Publication year: 2016
Journal: The Bible and Interpretation


There is a plausible option that 1 Kgs 6:1 and Judg 11:26 are parts of an ancient chronological scheme which was used in pre-exilic royal archives to connect the past history of Israel (the exodus and the settlement) to the chronology of the monarchy.

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