hammon Summary and Overview
hammon in Easton's Bible Dictionary
warm springs. (1.) A town in the tribe of Asher, near Zidon (Josh. 19:28), identified with 'Ain Hamul. (2.) A Levitical city of Naphtali (1 Chr. 6:76).
hammon in Smith's Bible Dictionary
(warm springs). 1. A city in Asher, #Jos 19:28| apparently not far from Zidon-rabbah. 2. A city allotted out of the tribe of Naphtali to the Levites, #1Ch 6:76| and answering to the somewhat similar names HAMMATH and HAMMOTH-DOR in Joshua.
hammon in Schaff's Bible Dictionary
HAM'MON (warm springs). 1. A place in Asher, near Zidon, Josh 19:28. It is identified with 'Ain Hamul, 10 miles below Tyre. 2. A Levitical city in Naphtali, 1 Chr 6:76; probably the same as Hammath and Hammoth-dor; now el ?Hummdm?. 'HAM'MOTH-DOR(warm springs, dwelling), a Levitical city and a city of refuge in Naphtali, Josh 21:32. See Hammath and Hammon, No. 2.
hammon in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1. A city in Asher near great Sidon (Joshua 19:28). 2. A Levite city of Naphtali (1 Chronicles 6:76).