Toponym Azekah in the world's Bibles

Meaning of the name: strength of walls. Related names are: Lachish, Israel, Judah . The translations of Azekah in 22 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Azeca in Spanish to Azeka in Indonesian!
Name Azekah in the world's Bibles
And the LORD discomfited them before Israel, and slew them with a great slaughter at Gibeon, and chased them along the way that goeth up to Beth-horon, and smote them to Azekah, and unto Makkedah. (JOS 10:10)
And it came to pass, as they fled from before Israel, and were in the going down to Beth-horon, that the LORD cast down great stones from heaven upon them unto Azekah, and they died: they were more which died with hailstones than they whom the children of Israel slew with the sword. (JOS 10:11)
Jarmuth, and Adullam, Socoh, and Azekah, (JOS 15:35)
Now the Philistines gathered together their armies to battle, and were gathered together at Shochoh, which belongeth to Judah, and pitched between Shochoh and Azekah, in Ephes-dammim. (1SA 17:1)
And Adoraim, and Lachish, and Azekah, (2CH 11:9)
Zanoah, Adullam, and in their villages, at Lachish, and the fields thereof, at Azekah, and in the villages thereof. And they dwelt from Beer-sheba unto the valley of Hinnom. (NEH 11:30)
When the king of Babylon's army fought against Jerusalem, and against all the cities of Judah that were left, against Lachish, and against Azekah: for these defenced cities remained of the cities of Judah. (JER 34:7)

Popularity of the name Azekah in its translations around the world

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