Easton's Bible Dictionary: M. G. Easton, M.A., D.D.
Distillation; dropping, a town in Judah, in the neighbourhood, probably, of Bethlehem (Neh. 7:26; 1 Chr. 2:54
). Two of David's guards were Netophathites (1 Chr. 27:13, 15
). It has been identified with the ruins of Metoba, or Um Toba, to the north-east of Bethlehem.
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