dunghill, a city of Zebulun given to the Merarite Levites (Josh. 21:35). In 1 Chr. 6:77 the name "Rimmon" is substituted.
Abdallah ibn Almokaffa, author of Kalilah and dimnah, 151, 184.
Under his reign chess was introduced from India, and the famous book of Kalilah and dimnah was translated.
It does not appear to be known in the Occident in this form (it is lacking in the “Kalilah and dimnah”).