in the Bible, village, ancient Palestine, S of Mt. Tabor, where lived a celebrated witch consulted by King Saul.
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In Chapter 28 of I Samuel, it is reported that Saul consulted a practitioner of necromancy, the witch of En-Dor, who evoked the deceased Samuel.
Had there been anything to it, Samuel would have appeared at his burial place in Ramah, not in far-away En-Dor.
Adroddodd Elias yr hanes yn ei lyfr The Road to En-Dor, a gyhoeddwyd yn 1919.
At En-dor, however, Samuel appeared in his full form, not as a silhouette or in smoke.