|Asuppim - |
("gathering".) Margin 1 Chronicles 26:15; 1 Chronicles 26:17. Not a proper name. From asaph, to "gather." The house of stores, where were kept the grain, wine, and other offerings for the sustenance of the priests. Near the S. door of the temple in the outer court; it had. two entrances, for 1 Chronicles 26:19 states that two guard stations were assigned to it. In Nehemiah 12:25 the same Hebrew is translated "thresholds," margin "treasuries," "assemblies."
These dictionary topics are from Fausset Bible Dictionary, 1949. Public Domain.
Fausset, Andrew R. "Entry for 'Asuppim'". "Fausset Bible Dictionary".