(a place laid waste ), or ZEPHATH, ( Judges 1:17 ) was the chief town of a king of a Canaanitish tribe on the south of Palestine, which was reduced by Joshua, and became a city of the territory of Judah, ( Joshua 15:30 ; 1 Samuel 30:30 ) but apparently belonged to Simeon. ( 1 Chronicles 4:30 )
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Bibliography InformationSmith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Hormah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary".