(house of oppression ), a place named only in (2 Samuel 20:14,15) In the absence of more information we can only conclude that it is identical with Maachah or Aram-maachah, one of the petty Syrian kingdoms in the north of Palestine. (Comp. (2 Kings 15:29)
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Bibliography Information Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Beth-ma’achah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". <http://classic.studylight.org/dic/sbd/view.cgi?number=T741>. 1901.