BETHt-JESIMOTH (Eus. Βηθασιμούθ,
LXX. Βαιτθασεινώθ, Ἀσειμώθ, Αἰσιμώθ
), one of the last stations of the Israelites before crossing the Jordan, and near the Salt or Dead Sea (Numb.
It was a city of the tribe of Reuben (Josh.
13.20), afterwards occupied by the Moabites. (Ezek.
25.9.) Eusebius confounds it with Jashimon (q. v.