Asuppim

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In the Old Testament, the Asuppim, translated "house of stores" in the Authorized Version and just "storehouse" in the Revised Version, was the house of stores for the temple priests. In Neh 12:25 the Authorized Version has "thresholds," "treasuries" or "assemblies." See also 1 Chr 26:15-17.

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainEaston, Matthew George (1897). "Asuppim". Easton's Bible Dictionary (New and revised ed.). T. Nelson and Sons.