occurs frequently as the appellation for a house, or dwelling-place, in such compounds as the words immediately following:
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Beth". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".