the Grecized form (Acts 8:40, etc.) of Ashdod (q.v.).
And Jonathan followed after him to azotus, and they joined battle.
And Jonathan pursued after him to azotus, and the armies joined battle.
But Philip was found at azotus: and passing through he preached the gospel to all the cities, till he came to Caesarea.
His general, Cendebseus, invaded their country, but was defeated near azotus.
And the divider shall sit in azotus, and I will destroy the pride of the Philistines.
After that Demetrius the younger came out of Crete, and sent a great host to azotus.
And they fled even to the towers that were in the fields of azotus, and he burnt them with fire.
When Richard had advanced as far as azotus he was opposed by the Saracen forces, ranged in order of battle.
The fugitives took sanctuary in the temple of Dagon at azotus.
From Accaron even to the sea: all places that lie towards azotus and the villages thereof.