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Ziz


Ziz (projection), The cliff of, the pass by which the horde of Moabites, Ammonites, and Mehunim made their way up from the shores of the Dead Sea to the wilderness of Judah near Tekoa. 2 Chron. 20:16 only; comp. 20. It was the pass of Ain Jidy—the very same route which is taken by the Arabs in their marauding expeditions at the present day.