Fausset's Bible Dictionary
A town under Solomon's commissariat officer, Ben ("son of"), Dekar (1 Kings 4:9).
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
MAKAZ. A town on the W. slopes of Judah ( 1 Kings 4:9 ). The LXX [Note: Septuagint.] reading, Michmash , is impossible. The site has not been recovered.
Holman Bible Dictionary
(may' kaz) Place name meaning “cutting off” or “end.” Center of Solomon's second administrative district (1 Kings 4:9 ). The site is possibly that of khirbet-el-Muskheizin south of Ekron.
The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary
A city of Dan (1 Kings 4:9) Some have thought, that it was the same as Makteosh, which Samson called Enak kore, the jaw tooth; from the supply of water the Lord gave him for his thirst, from the jaw bone of the ass. (see Judges 15:15-19)
Morrish Bible Dictionary
Station of one of Solomon's commissariat officers. 1 Kings 4:9 .