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Achzib


Ach’zib (lying, false).

1. A city in the lowlands of Judah, named with Keilah and Mareshah. Josh. 15:44; Micah 1:14. It is probably the same with Chezib and Chozeba, which see.

2. A town belonging to Asher, Josh. 19:29, from which the Canaanites were not expelled, Judg. 1:31; afterwards Ecdippa. It is now es-Zib, on the seashore, 2 h. 20 m. north of Acre.