(house of oppression ), a place named only in ( 2 Samuel 20:14 2 Samuel 20:15 ) In the absence of more information we can only conclude that it is identical with Maachah or Aram-maachah, one of the petty Syrian kingdoms in the north of Palestine. (Comp. ( 2 Kings 15:29 )
Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Bethmaachah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary".