Perizzites

Perizzites

Perizzites - villagers; dwellers in the open country, the Girgashite Canaanite nation inhabiting the fertile regions south and south-west of Carmel. "They were the graziers, farmers, and peasants of the time." They were to be driven out of the land by the descendants of Abraham (, ; ; ; ). They are afterwards named among the conquered tribes (). Still lingering in the land, however, they were reduced to servitude by Solomon ().

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