Easton's Bible Dictionary: M. G. Easton, M.A., D.D.

Philistia

=Palestine (q.v.), "the land of the Philistines" (Ps. 60:8, 87:4, 108:9). The word is supposed to mean "the land of wanderers" or "of strangers."


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