betah Summary and Overview
betah in Easton's Bible Dictionary
confidence, a city belonging to Hadadezer, king of Zobah, which yielded much spoil of brass to David (2 Sam. 8:8). In 1 Chr. 18:8 it is called Tibhath.
betah in Smith's Bible Dictionary
(confidence), a city belonging to Hadadezer king of Zobah, mentioned with Berothai. #2Sa 8:8| In the parallel account, #1Ch 18:8| the name is called Tibhath.
betah in Schaff's Bible Dictionary
BE'TAH (confidence). 2 Sam 8:8. Called Tibhath, 1 Chr 18:8; possibly Tibhath, between Aleppo and Euphrates.
betah in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
By inversion of letters, Tibhath (1 Chronicles 18:8). Belonging to Hadadezer, king of Zobah. Spoiled by David of its "exceeding much brass" (2 Samuel 8:8).