(behn' ih-bee' rak) Place name meaning, “sons of Barak” or “sons of lightning.” City of tribe of Dan (Joshua 19:45). It is located at modern Ibn Ibraq, four miles southeast of Joppa. Sennacherib, king of Assyria, in 701 B.C. claims he conquered Bene-berak.
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