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Zeboim

ZEBOIM zĭ bō’ əm (צְבֹעִ֖ים, LXX Σεβωείμ, Neh 11:34; גֵּ֥י הַצְּבֹעִ֖ים; Γαὶ τὴν Σαμείμ, 1 Sam 13:18; meaning hyenas, valley of hyenas). 1. A Benjaminite town occupied after the Exile (Neh 11:34). The exact site is not known but possibly Khirbet Sabieh N of Lydda. The name occurs in Amarna Letter 274 as Sabuma.