Athach

Athach [N] [S]

thy time
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

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Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Athach'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Athach [N] [H]

(lodging place ). ( 1 Samuel 30:30 ) As the name does not occur elsewhere, it has been suggested that it is an error of the transcriber for Ether, a town in the low country of Judah. ( Joshua 15:42 )


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Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Athach'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

ATHACH

a'-thak (`athakh, "lodging-place"):

One of the cities of Judah to which David sent from Ziklag the spoil of the Amalekites (1 Samuel 30:30). Its site is unknown. Driver, Budde, and Wellhausen identify it with Ether (Joshua 15:42).


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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'ATHACH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.