1 A member of David’s elite group of fighting men (2Sam 23:28); he is also called Ilai (1Chr 11:29). 2 A mountain near Shechem from which Abimelech cut branches with which to burn the Temple of El-berith (Judg 9:48); it is usually identified as a promontory or slope of Mt. Gerizim or Mt. Ebal, which lie on either side of Shechem. 3 An unknown location (Ps 68:14); possibly the same as 2 above, but probably a much higher elevation east of the Jordan toward Mt. Hermon.
28Zalmon the Ahohite; Maharai of Netophah;
29Sibbecai the Hushathite, Ilai the Ahohite,
48So Abimelech went up to Mount Zalmon, he and all the troops that were with him. Abimelech took an ax in his hand, cut down a bundle of brushwood, and took it ... View more
14When the Almighty scattered kings there,
snow fell on Zalmon.