Holman Bible Dictionary
(pyoo' hitess) KJV form of Puthites.
The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary
They are mentioned 1 Chronicles 2:53 but what they were, or their office, is not known. Some derive their name from Pathah, to seduce.
Morrish Bible Dictionary
A family in Kirjath-jearim. 1 Chronicles 2:53 .
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
1 Chronicles 2:53, of the families of Kirjath Jearim.
Puthites - (pyoo' thitess) A family of Judahites (1 Chronicles 2:53 ; KJV, Puhites)
pu'Hites, the - According to (1 Chronicles 2:53 ) the "Puhites" or "Puthites" belonged to the families of Kirjath-jearim