Baal-hazor [N]

having a courtyard, or Baal's village, the place on the borders of Ephraim and Benjamin where Absalom held the feast of sheep-shearing when Amnon was assassinated ( 2 Samuel 13:23 ). Probably it is the same with Hazor ( Nehemiah 11:33 ), now Tell' Asur, 5 miles north-east of Bethel.

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Baal-hazor". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .