gathering of the people, a city of Ephraim, which was given with its suburbs to the Levites ( 1 Chronicles 6:68 ). It lay somewhere in the Jordan valley ( 1 Kings 4:12 , RSV; but in A.V. incorrectly "Jokneam").
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
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Jokmeam". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".