16-18), and when he fell at the battle of Gilboa and left.
8 Here, too, we learn of the tardy burial of the bones of Saul and Jonathan which had remained in JabeshGilead since the battle of Gilboa; - the history of David's dealings with the family of Saul has been obscured.
7 He was five years of age at the battle of Gilboa (iv.
5), and is not mentioned in the account of the disastrous battle of Gilboa when Saul's power was crushed.
For the greater part the principal mountains are near the watershed; they include Jebel Fuku`a (Gilboa), a range that forms the watershed at the eastern extremity of the plain of Esdraelon.