Baal having rents, bursts, or destructions, the scene of a victory gained by David over the Philistines ( 2 Samuel 5:20 ; 1 Chronicles 14:11 ). Called Mount Perazim ( Isaiah 28:21 ). It was near the valley of Rephaim, west of Jerusalem. Identified with the modern Jebel Aly.
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Baal-perazim". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".