( Judges 5:7 Judges 5:11 ). The Hebrew word thus rendered (perazon) means habitations in the open country, unwalled villages ( Deuteronomy 3:5 ; 1 Samuel 6:18 ). Others, however, following the LXX. and the Vulgate versions, render the word "rulers."
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.
Bibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Villages". "Easton's Bible Dictionary".