- a Canaanite city captured by Joshua: now an archaeological site in Israel.
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Examples from the Web for lachish
But they pursued him thither, and even Lachish would not protect him.The Expositor's Bible
F. W. Farrar
In the south-west only, Lachish and Azeka offered opposition.History of the Jews, Vol. I (of 6)
A relief of the palace of Sennacherib at Kuyundshik (p. 106) shows us the king in the camp at Lachish.
The strong places were invested: one city after another surrendered, only Lachish and Aseka resisted for any length of time.
Sennacherib then proceeded to Lachish, where he received the submission of the neighboring kinglets.Archology and the Bible
George A. Barton