Smith's Bible Dictionary



Ba'rak. (lightning). Son of Abinoam, of Kedesh, a refuge city in Mount Naphtali, was incited by Deborah, a prophetess of Ephraim, to deliver Israel from the yolk of Jabin. Judges 5. He utterly routed the Canaanites, in the plain of Jezreel (Esdraelon). (B.C. 1291-1251).


Taken from: Smith's Bible Dictionary by Dr. William Smith (1884)