Bible Names N-Z : Ziph


Ziph in Wikipedia In the Hebrew Bible: A son of Jehaleleel (1 Chronicles 4:16). A city in the south of the Tribe of Judah (Joshua 15:24), named between Ithnan and Telem. A city in the mountains of Judah (Joshua 15:55), south-east of Hebron. Here David hid himself from Saul (1 Samuel 23:19; Psalm 54). The name of Zif is found about four miles south of Hebron, attached to a rounded hill of some 100 feet in height, which is called Tell Zif.