Eshtem’o-a, and in shorter form in the mountains, Josh. 15:50, allotted to the priests. Josh. 21:14; 1 Chron. 6:57. It was one of the places frequented by David and his followers during the long period of their wanderings. 1 Sam. 30:28; comp. 31. Its site is at Semu’a, a village seven miles south of Hebron.