After Elon died, Abdon son of Hillel, from Pirathon, became Israel's judge.
He had forty sons and thirty grandsons, who rode on seventy donkeys. He was Israel's judge for eight years.
Then he died and was buried at Pirathon in Ephraim, in the hill country of the Amalekites.
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