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Bah´uhl-hay´zor; Heb., “lord of Hazor”

Absalom’s location for shearing sheep (2Sam 13:23). It is not to be confused with the city of Hazor. It was probably modern Tell Azur, some six miles northeast of Bethel and about five miles south and slightly west of Shiloh.

  • Powell, Mark Allan, ed. HarperCollins Bible Dictionary. Abridged Edition. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2009.