Orig: from 1004 and 410; house of God; Beth-El, a place in Palestine:--Beth-el. H1004 H410
Use: TWOT-241a Proper Name Location
Bethel = "house of God"
1) ancient place and seat of worship in Ephraim on border of Benjamin, identified with Luz (former name)
2) a place in south country of Judah, not far from Beersheba and Ziklag