BETHUEL, BETHUL (bē-thū'ĕl, bĕth'ŭl, Heb. bethû’ēl, bethûl, abode of God)
2. A town of Simeon mentioned in
W. F. Albright, “Egypt and the Early History of the Negeb,” JPOS IV (1924), 149-161; E. A. Speiser, “The Wife-Sister Motif in the Patriarchal Narratives,” in A. Altmann, (ed.) Biblical and Other Studies (1963), 15-28.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)
Frank E. Hirsch
be-thu’-el, beth’-u-el (bethu’el, "destroyed of God"): A town of Simeon (