One account of the Israelite invasion conceived a conquest of earlier giant inhabitants (Anakim) who survived in Gaza, Gath and Ashdod (Joshua xi.
The Philistines themselves are called the remnant of the Anakim (Jer.
He was one of the Anakim, or giants of Palestine; he read the books of Abraham, where he got the name Yahweh, by virtue of which he predicted the future, and got from God whatever he asked.
6-15 with Joshua's extermination of the "Anakim" in xi.
The " Anakim " of Gaza, Gath and Ashdod, &c., in Josh.