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Shearing-house

(2 Kings 10:12, 14; marginal note, “house of shepherds binding sheep”

Revised Version, “the shearing-house of the shepherds;” marginal note, “house of gathering”)

some place between Samaria and Jezreel, where Jehu slew “two and forty men” of the royal family of Judah

The Hebrew word Beth-eked so rendered is supposed by some to be a proper name.