a highway; a twig, only in 2 Kings 12:20 . If taken as a proper name (as in the LXX. and other versions), the locality is unknown.
(a highway ). "The house of Millo which goeth down to Silla" was the scene of the murder of King Joash. ( 2 Kings 12:20 ) What or where Sills was is entirely matter of conjecture. Some have suggested the pool of Siloam.
sil'-a (cilla'; Codex Vaticanus Galla; Codex Alexandrinus Gaallad):
Joash was assassinated by his servants "at the house of Millo, on the way that goeth down to Silla" (2 Kings 12:20). Wherever Beth-millo stood, Silla was evidently in the valley below it; but nothing is known of what it was or where it stood.
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