Baal-hazor

Baal-hazor (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.

2Sam 13:23

Absalom Avenges the Violation of His Sister
23After two full years Absalom had sheepshearers at Baal-hazor, which is near Ephraim, and Absalom invited all the k ... View more

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