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(hornet), a town in the allotment of the tribe of Dan, (Joshua 19:41) It is previously mentioned ch. (Joshua 15:33) in the catalogue of Judah, among the places in the district of the Shefelah (Authorized Version “Zoreah”), It was the residence of Manoah and the native place of Samson. It is mentioned among the places […]

-Also called ZAREAH and ZOREAH -A city of the tribe of Dan or possibly the tribe of Judah Jos 15:33; 19:41 -The city of Samson Jud 13:2,24,25; 16:31 -Representatives of the tribe of Dan sent from, to spy out the land with a view to its conquest Jud 18 -Fortified by Rehoboam 2Ch 11:10 -Re-populated […]

Place of wasps, a town in the low country of Judah, afterwards given to Dan (Josh. 19:41; Judg. 18:2), probably the same as Zoreah (Josh. 15:33). This was Samson’s birthplace (Judg. 13:2, 25), and near it he found a grave (16:31). It was situated on the crest of a hill overlooking the valley of Sorek, […]