Try out the new BibleStudyTools.com. Click here!

Accaron

ACCARON

ak'-a-ron (Akkaron):

Mentioned in 1 Maccabees 10:89 the King James Version; a town of the Philistines, known as Ekron (`eqron) in Old Testament, which King Alexander gave to Jonathan Maccabeus as a reward for successful military service in western Palestine. It is also mentioned in the days of the Crusades. See EKRON


Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.

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