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Endor (En-Dor)

Meaning: fountain of Dor; i.e., “of the age”

a place in the territory of Issachar (Josh. 17:11) near the scene of the great victory which was gained by Deborah and Barak over Sisera and Jabin (compare Ps. 83:9-10)

To Endor, Saul resorted to consult one reputed to be a witch on the eve of his last engagement with the Philistines (1 Sam. 28:7). It is identified with the modern village of Endur on the northern slope of Little Hermon, about 7 miles from Jezreel.

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