and they went to the outskirts of Gedor1 to the east of the valley in search of pasture for their flocks.
They found rich, good pasture, and the land was spacious, peaceful and quiet.2 Some Hamites had lived there formerly.
The men whose names were listed came in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah. They attacked the Hamites in their dwellings and also the Meunites3 who were there and completely destroyeda them, as is evident to this day. Then they settled in their place, because there was pasture for their flocks.