New Living Translation
From Azmon the boundary will turn toward the Brook of Egypt and end at the Mediterranean Sea.
King James Bible
And the border shall fetch a compass from Azmon unto the river of Egypt, and the goings out of it shall be at the sea.
Darby Bible Translation
And the border shall turn from Azmon unto the torrent of Egypt, and shall end at the sea.
World English Bible
and the border shall turn about from Azmon to the brook of Egypt, and the goings out of it shall be at the sea.
Young's Literal Translation
and the border hath turned round from Azmon to the brook of Egypt, and its outgoings have been at the sea.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
34:5 The river of Egypt - Called Sihor, Jos 13:3, which divided Egypt from Canaan. The sea - The midland sea, called the sea emphatically, whereas the other seas, as they are called, are indeed but lakes.
LibraryArbel. Shezor. Tarnegola the Upper.
"Arbel a city of Galilee."--There is mention of it in Hosea 10:14. But there are authors which do very differently interpret that place, viz. the Chaldee paraphrast, R. Solomon, Kimchi: consult them. It was between Zippor and Tiberias. Hence Nittai the Arbelite, who was president with Josua Ben Perahiah. The valley of Arbel is mentioned by the Talmudists. So also "The Arbelite Bushel." "Near Zephath in Upper Galilee was a town named Shezor, whence was R. Simeon Shezori: there he was buried. There …
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The Coast of the Asphaltites, the Essenes. En-Gedi.
Jesus Calls Four Fishermen to Follow Him.
Kadesh. Rekam, and that Double. Inquiry is Made, Whether the Doubling it in the Maps is Well Done.
"Your western boundary will be the coastline of the Mediterranean Sea.
From there it passed to Azmon until it finally reached the Brook of Egypt, which it followed to the Mediterranean Sea. This was their southern boundary.
1 Kings 8:65
Then Solomon and all Israel celebrated the Festival of Shelters in the presence of the LORD our God. A large congregation had gathered from as far away as Lebo-hamath in the north and the Brook of Egypt in the south. The celebration went on for fourteen days in all--seven days for the dedication of the altar and seven days for the Festival of Shelters.
"The southern border will go west from Tamar to the waters of Meribah at Kadesh and then follow the course of the Brook of Egypt to the Mediterranean. This will be the southern border.
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