|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
House of apples, a town of Judah, now Tuffuh, 5 miles west of Hebron (Joshua 15:53).
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
beth-tap'-u-a (beth-tappuach; Beththapphoue, "place of apples" (see however APPLE)); A town in the hill country of Judah (Joshua 15:53), probably near Hebron (el Tappuah, 1 Chronicles 2:43), possibly the same as Tephon (1 Maccabees 9:50). The village of Tuffuch, 3 1/2 miles Northwest of Hebron, is the probable site; it stands on the edge of a high ridge, surrounded by very fruitful gardens; an ancient highroad runs through the village, and there are many old cisterns and caves. (See PEF, III, 310, 379, Sh XXI.)
E. W. G. Masterman
Beth-tappuah (1 Occurrence)
Joshua 15:53 and Janim, and Beth-tappuah, and Aphekah, (ASV BBE DBY JPS WBS YLT NAS)