Hesh'mon (Heb. Cheshmon', חֶשׁמוֹן,faltness; Sept. Α᾿σεμω῎ν), a city on the southern border of Judah (Simeon), near Idumaea, mentioned between Hazor-Gaddah and Beth-Palet (Jos 15:27); hence probably somewhere between the Dead Sea and the Mediterranean. It is possibly the same as the AZMON SEE AZMON (q.v.) elsewhere (Jos 15:4) located in.this vicinity. SEE HAZAR-ADDAR.