Maharai the Netophathite,
who was of Netophah, a city of the tribe of Judah, mentioned along with Bethlehem, ( Nehemiah 7:26 ) ; a place of this name is spoken of in the Misnah F15, famous for artichokes and olives.
F15 Misn. Peah, c. 7. sect. 1. Sheviith, c. 9. sect. 5.