A town in the tribe of Judah, about fifteen miles south-west of Jerusalem; mentioned in the narratives of Joshua and Saul, Joshua 10:10; 1 Samuel 17:1; taken by Nebuchadnezzar, Jeremiah 34:7, but afterwards repeopled by the Jews, Nehemiah 11:30.
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Rand, W. W. "Entry for 'AZEKAH'". "American Tract Society Bible Dictionary".