Probably not the celebrated city of this name, but Bethul a
city of Simeon, (Jos 19:4,) supposed to be the same as
Bethelia, mentioned by Sozomen as belonging to Gaza, well
peopled, and having several temples remarkable for their
structure and antiquity; and which Jerome says, in his life of
Hilarion, was five short days' journey from Pelusium.
Ge 28:19 Jos 16:2 Jud 1:22,23 1Ki 12:29
* south Ramoth.
A city of Simeon; so called to distinguish it from Ramoth
Gilead beyond Jordan.
* Ramath. Jattir.
Jos 15:48 21:14