is a place Bochart conjectures F20 where the goddess Venus was worshipped, Idalia being one of her names;
is a different place from that which was the birthplace of our Lord, called Bethlehem of Judah, to distinguish it from this:
twelve cities with their villages;
more are named, but some of them belonged to other tribes, and only lay on the borders of this; and others might not be properly cities, but small towns.
F20 Canaan, l. 1. c. 3. col. 356.