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stor'-cit-iz (mickenoth): the Revised Version (British and American) Exodus 1:11 (of PITHOM and RAAMSES (which see)) for the King James Version "treasure cities" (compare 1 Kings 9:19 2 Chronicles 8:4, 6; 2 Chronicles 16:4, etc.). Depots of provisions and magazines of arms.
Store-cities (5 Occurrences)
Exodus 1:11 Therefore they did set over them taskmasters to afflict them with their burdens. And they built for Pharaoh store-cities, Pithom and Raamses. (See JPS ASV DBY YLT RSV)
1 Kings 9:19 and all the store-cities that Solomon had, and the cities for his chariots, and the cities for his horsemen, and that which Solomon desired to build for his pleasure in Jerusalem, and in Lebanon, and in all the land of his dominion. (See JPS ASV DBY RSV)
2 Chronicles 8:4 And he built Tadmor in the wilderness, and all the store-cities, which he built in Hamath. (See JPS ASV DBY RSV)
2 Chronicles 16:4 And Ben-hadad hearkened unto king Asa, and sent the captains of his armies against the cities of Israel; and they smote Ijon, and Dan, and Abel-maim, and all the store-cities of Naphtali. (See JPS ASV RSV)
2 Chronicles 17:12 And Jehoshaphat waxed exceeding great; and he built in Judah castles and store-cities. (DBY RSV)