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Bethdagon

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: No
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: No
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: No
Easton's Bible Dictionary
Bethdagon

House of Dagon.

1. A city in the low country or plain of Judah, near Philistia (Joshua 15:41); the modern Beit Degan, about 5 miles from Lydda.

2. A city near the south-east border of Asher (Joshua 19:27). It was a Philistine colony. It is identical with the modern ruined village of Tell D'auk.


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Bethdagon

(house of Dagon).

  1. A city in the low country of Judah, (Joshua 15:41) and therefore not far from the Philistine territory.
  2. A town apparently near the coast, named as one of the landmarks of the boundary of Asher. (Joshua 19:27)