Ephesdammim

Smith’s Bible Dictionary

“Ephesdammim ” means cessation of blood-shed

Ephesdammim : a place between Socoh and Arekah, at which the Philistines were encamped before the affray in which Goliath was killed. (1 Samuel 17:1) Under the shorter form of PAS-DAMMIM it occurs once again in a similar connection. (1 Chronicles 11:13)