Bible Meaning: Reediness, reed
Strong's Concordance #H7071
The Kanah River (or brook) formed part of the boundary, west of the Jordan River, between the tribes of Ephraim and Manasseh (Joshua 16:8, 17:9).
A city named Kanah was also given to the tribe of Asher as an inheritance in the Promised Land (Joshua 19:28).
Joshua 16:5, 8
And the border of the children of Ephraim according to their families was thus: even the border of their inheritance on the east side was Atarothaddar, unto Bethhoron the upper . . .
The border went out from Tappuah westward unto the river Kanah: and the goings out thereof were at the sea. This is the inheritance of the tribe of the children of Ephraim by their families.
And the coast descended unto the river Kanah, southward of the river: these cities of Ephraim are among the cities of Manasseh: the coast of Manasseh also was on the north side of the river, and the outgoings of it were at the sea . . .
And the fifth lot came out for the tribe of the children of Asher according to their families . . . And Hebron, and Rehob, and Hammon, and Kanah, even unto great Zidon . . .