Athach

ATHACH (ā'thăk). A city of Judah, probably near Ziklag. David sent to it from Ziklag some of the spoil taken from the Amalekites (1Sam.30.30).


ATHACH ā’ thăk (עֲתָֽכְ). A city in the S foothills of Judah to which David sent booty taken from the Amalekites (1 Sam 30:30). The site is unknown, but some identify it with Ether (Josh 15:42).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

One of the cities of Judah to which David sent from Ziklag the spoil of the Amalekites (1Sa 30:30). Its site is unknown. Driver, Budde, and Wellhausen identify it with Ether (Jos 15:42).