a back; a high house

(a hill), a town allotted to the tribe of Dan, (Joshua 19:44) and afterwards given with its “suburbs” to the Kohathite Levites. ch. (Joshua 21:23)

-A city of the tribe of Dan Jos 19:44 -Allotted to the Levites Jos 21:23 -Besieged by Israel, while in possession of Philistines 1Ki 15:27; 16:15,17

A height, a city of the Philistines in the territory of Dan, given to the Kohathites (Josh. 19:44; 21:23). Nadab the king of Israel, while besieging it, was slain under its walls by Baasha, one of his own officers (1 Kings 15:27). It was in the possession of the Philistines after the secession of the […]