The king of Hazor called together the associated tribes, and their camp was pitched near Lake Merom.
Mohar, whither must you take a journey to the city of Hazor?
To one of these the name El Mahder applies, which is radically the same word as Hazor, the enclosure.
Mohar, whither must you take a journey to the land of Hazor?
These warriors concentrated themselves at Hazor, where Jabin, the local king, ruled over several districts.
From Hazor the road ran northwards to Hamath, the Hamah of to-day.
But even these latter cities can scarcely be the "Hazor" of Jeremiah, and the more northern are quite out of the question.
Hazor and many other places were also treated in the same way, "there was not any left to breathe."
And Jonathan and his army encamped at the water of Gennesaret, and early in the morning they went to the plain of Hazor.
The situation of Hazor has been disputed by geographers, and Robinson, who is usually so accurate, differs from other authorities.