(meadow of the house of oppression ), a town of some importance, ( 2 Samuel 20:15 ) in the extreme north of Palestine, which fell an early prey to the invading kings of Syria, ( 1 Kings 15:20 ) and Assyria. ( 2 Kings 15:29 )
Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Abelbethmaachah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.