Now the Philistines gathered together their forces to battle, and they were gathered together at Socoh, which belongs to Judah, and encamped between Socoh and Azekah in Ephes-dammim. Bible see other translations

“Ephes-dammim.” A place about 16 miles (25 km) southwest of Jerusalem; the name means “Edge of blood” or “Edge of Dammim.”

Commentary for: 1 Samuel 17:1