Ancient Sources

Places of Ascalon, Gaza, Negev, Sinai


118. Edrain - (al-'Adar)

ORIGINAL TEXTS


ENGLISH TRANSLATION

Eusebius, Onomasticon 86:3 (ca. 295 A.D.); Jerome 87:3 (ca. 390 A.D.)
Edre in the tribe of Judah (Jos 15, 21).

BIBLICAL BACKGROUND

Josh. 15:20-21 The inheritance of the tribe of Judah
This is the inheritance of the tribe of the people of Judah according to their families. The towns belonging to the tribe of the people of Judah in the extreme South, toward the boundary of Edom, were Kabzeel, Eder, Jagur...


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