And the east border [was] the salt sea, [even] unto the end of
To the place where Jordan fell into it; so that this border was the whole length of the salt sea, which Josephus says F25 was five hundred eighty furlongs; and, according to Pliny F26, an hundred miles:
and [their] border in the north quarter [was] from the bay of the sea,
at the uttermost part of Jordan;
this northern border began where the eastern ended, at the bay or creek of the sea, where Jordan fell into it.
F25 De Bello Jud. l. 4. c. 8. sect. 4.
F26 Nat. Hist. l. 5. c. 16.