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Which Philistine city's name means "migration" in Hebrew: Askelon or Asdod?




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Answer: Askelon

Askelon - whose name means "migration" in Hebrew - was 10 miles south of Ashdod. It was the only Philistine city that was a port and it was the birthplace of Herod.

Ashod - whose name means "ravages" in Hebrew - was the central site of Dagon worship in Philistia.


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