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Za-anaim


Za-ana’im (removings), The plain of, or, more accurately, “the oak by Zaanaim,” a tree—probably a sacred tree—mentioned as marking the spot near which Heber the Kenite was encamped when Sisera took refuge in his tent. Judges 4:11. Its situation is defined as “near Kedesh,” i.e., Kedesh-naphtali, the name of which still lingers on the high ground north of Safed and two or three miles west of the lake of el-Huleh (waters of Merom). This whole region abounds in oaks.