Bethdagon


Bethdagon
Bethdagon
Name of two cities in Palestine

Catholic Encyclopedia. . 2006.

Bethdagon
    Bethdagon
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    Name of two cities in Palestine.
    (1) A city (Jos., xv, 41) of the tribe of Juda "in the plains", that is, the territory below Joppa between the mountains and the Mediterranean. Its site is uncertain.
    (2) A city (Jos., xix, 27) of Aser near Zabulon, supposed to be Tell Daæouk, southeast of Akka.
    For references and conjectures see HAGEN, Lex. Biblicum, s. v.
    JOHN CORBETT
    Transcribed by the Cloistered Dominican Nuns, Monastery of the Infant Jesus, Lufkin, Texas Dedicated to the glory of God and the salvation of souls.

The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume VIII. — New York: Robert Appleton Company. . 1910.


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