HERETH (hâr'-ĕth, Heb. hereth). The name of a forest in Judah where David stayed (1Sam.22.5; kjv and neb have “Hareth”).

HERETH hĭr’ ĕth (חָֽרֶת). A forest in Judah between Adullam and Giloh, in which David hid after he departed from Moab (1 Sam 22:5 KJV HARETH). It was prob. located around Kharas, a village near Khirbet Qila.