prince, or summit, a place "in the land of Ephraim" (Judg. 12:15 ), now Fer'on, some 10 miles south-west of Shechem. This was the home of Abdon the judge.
his dissipation or deprivation; his rupture
(princely ), "in the land of Ephraim in the mount of the Amalekite," a place in ( Judges 12:15 ) Its site, now called Ferata , is about one mile and a half south of the road from Jaffa, by Hableh , to Nablus . Pirathonites are mentioned in ( Judges 12:13 Judges 12:15 ) and 1Chr 27:14