villages in the Bible

also known as: settlements

Hebrew: פְרָזוֹן —transliteration: perazon —meaning: a collective rural population, rustics, peasants or villagers

The English word “villages” appears 68 times in the King James Version.


The word villages appears 64 times in the New American Standard Bible. Villages, small towns and hamlets were usually unwalled.

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Article Version: May 21, 2021