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means properly “soothsayers” or “sorcerers,” “wizards” (Deuteronomy 18:10, 14; 2 Kings 21:6; Micah 5:12)

(Judges 9:37; Authorized Version: “the plain of Meonenim;” Revised Version: “the oak of Meonenim”)

This may be the oak at Shechem under which Abram pitched his tent (see SHECHEM), the “enchanter's oak,” so called, perhaps, from Jacob's hiding the “strange gods” under it (Genesis 35:4).