Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #4707 - מִצְפֶּה
1) watchtower, lookout point
V) epy (תספה TsPH) - I. Watch: II. Overlay:[Unknown connection to root] KJV (83): (vf: Paal, Pual, Piel) watch, watchman, behold, look, espy, overlay, cover, garnish - Strongs: H6822 (צָפָה), H6823 (צָפָה)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
מִצְפֶּה masc. (from the root צָפָה)
(1) a watchtower, Isaiah 21:8 also a lofty place, whence one can see far and wide, whether there be a watchtower built there or not, 2 Chronicles 20:24.
(2) [Mizpeh], pr.n. of several towns situated on lofty places
(a) in the plain country of Judah, Joshua 15:38.
(b) in Moab, 1 Samuel 22:3.
(c) of Gad, Judges 11:22 see מִצְפֶּה No. 1.
(d) of the Benjamites, Joshua 18:26 see מִצְפָּה No. 2. Also
(e) of a valley in the mountains of Lebanon, Joshua 11:8 compare 11:3.
the Second Week after Epiphany