Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
SECACAH . A town mentioned ( Joshua 15:61 ) among the possessions of Judah ‘in the wilderness’ ( midbÃ¢r ). It was probably in the rocky district above the W. shore of the Dead Sea.
H. L. Willett.
Easton's Bible Dictionary
Enclosure, one of the six cities in the wilderness of Judah, noted for its "great cistern" (Joshua 15:61 ). It has been identified with the ruin Sikkeh, east of Bethany.
Holman Bible Dictionary
(ssuh cay' cuh) Place name meaning, “covered.” Town in tribal territory of Judah in the Judean wilderness (Joshua 15:61 ). It is modern khirbet es-Samrah in the central Buqeia. Some would equate it with the site of Qumran.
Morrish Bible Dictionary
City 'in the wilderness' of Judah. Joshua 15:61 . Identified by some with ruins at es Sikkeh, 31 46' N, 35 17' E .
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
One of Judah's six cities in the midbar or wilderness bordering on the Dead Sea (Joshua 15:61).
Hitchcock's Bible Names
Shadow; covering; defense