- Azotus, Ashdod
- Azotus, Ashdod, a coast town of Palestine belonging to the ancient Philistia, and part of Herod's kingdom.
1) one of the five chief cities of the Philistines, lying between Ashkelon and Jamnia and near the MediterraneanLiteral: Ashdod or Azotus = "a stronghold"
Of Hebrew origin [H795]; Azotus (that is, Ashdod), a place in Palestine
KJV Usage: Azotus.