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Thresholds, The. This word, AsuppeĢ‚, appears to be inaccurately rendered in Neh. 12:25, though its real force has perhaps not yet been discovered. The “house of Asuppim,” or simply “the Asuppim,” is mentioned in 1 Chron. 26:15, 17 as a part, probably a gate, of the enclosure of the “house of Jehovah,” apparently at its southwest corner. The allusion in Neh. 12:25 is undoubtedly to the same place. [Gate.]