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Pirathon, Pirathonite

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PIRATHON, PIRATHONITE . Pirathon ‘in the land of Ephraim’ was the home of Abdon ‘the Pirathonlte’ ( Judges 12:13; Judges 12:15 ), and of Benaiah, one of David’s heroes ( 2 Samuel 23:30 etc.). It can hardly have been identical with Parathon (wh. see), but it is probably represented by either Fer‘on or Fer‘ata .

W. Ewing.

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Hastings, James. Entry for 'Pirathon, Pirathonite'. Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/hdb/p/pirathon-pirathonite.html. 1909.

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