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Beth’-zur (house of rock), a town in the mountains of Judah, built by Jeroboam, Josh. 15:58; 2 Chron. 11:7, now Beit-zûr. It commands the road from Beersheba and Hebron, which has always been the main approach to Jerusalem from the south.