Beth-pelet (Beth-pee´lit; Heb., “house of refuge”)

A town of the tribe of Judah at the southern extremity of its territory (Josh 15:27), also settled in postexilic times (Neh 11:26); its location is still in dispute.

Josh 15:27

27Hazar-gaddah, Heshmon, Beth-pelet,

Neh 11:26

26and in Jeshua and in Moladah and Beth-pelet,

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