dug over, a town in the Shephelah or low hills of Judah (Josh.
15:35), where the five confederated Amoritish kings were
defeated by Joshua and their army destroyed by a hailstrom
(10:10, 11). It was one of the places re-occupied by the Jews on
their return from the Captivity (Neh. 11:30). Bibliography Information Easton, Matthew George. M.A., D.D., "Biblical Meaning for 'Azekah' Eastons Bible Dictionary". bible-history.com - Eastons; 1897.