And their border was Helkath
Helkath seems to be the same with Hukok, ( 1 Chronicles 6:75 ) ; and according to Masius it lay ten or twelve miles above Ptolemais;
of which we read nowhere else.
is by Jerom F8 called Bathne, and was in his time a village by the name of Bethebem, eight miles from Ptolemais to the east. Reland
was a royal city, whose king was taken by Joshua, (See Gill on Joshua 11:1).
F8 De loc. Heb. fol. 89. H.
F9 Palestin. Illustrat. tom. 2. p. 617.
F11 Nat. Hist. l. 5. c. 19.