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Caphtor, Caphtorim

Caphtor, Caphtorim

(a crown ), thrice mentioned as the primitive seat of the Philistines, ( 2:23 ; Jeremiah 47:4 ; Amos 9:7 ) who are once called Caphtorim . ( 2:23 ) Supposed to be in Egypt, or near to it in Africa.


Bibliography Information

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