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Morrish Bible Dictionary
Canaanitish city, connected with which was a cave in which the five Amorite kings took refuge on the day of Joshua's victory at Gibeon and Beth-horon. They were hanged on trees and then buried in the cave under a heap of stones. The city was taken and destroyed. Joshua 10:10-29; Joshua 12:16; Joshua 15:41 . Identified by some with el Mughar, 31 51' N, 34 47' E .
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Morrish, George. Entry for 'Makkedah'. Morrish Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​mbd/​m/makkedah.html. 1897.