Gimzo

Smith’s Bible Dictionary

“Gimzo ” means fertile in sycamores

Gimzo : a town which with its dependent villages was taken possession of by the Philistines in the reign of Ahaz. (2 Chronicles 28:18) The name (Jimzu) still remains attached to a large village between two and three miles southwest of Lydda, south of the road between Jerusalem and Jaffa.

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