Numbers 20:5

Overview - Numbers 20
The children of Israel come to Zin, where Miriam dies.
They murmur for want of water.
Moses smiting the rock, brings forth water at Meribah.
14 Moses at Kadesh desires passage through Edom, which is denied him.
22 At mount Hor Aaron resigns his place to Eleazar, and dies.
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Numbers 20:5  (King James Version)
And wherefore have ye made us to come up out of Egypt, to bring us in unto this evil place? it is no place of seed, or of figs, or of vines, or of pomegranates; neither is there any water to drink.

this evil
16:14 Deuteronomy 8:15 ; Nehemiah 9:21 ; Jeremiah 2:2 Jeremiah 2:6 ; Ezekiel 20:36

no place of
i.e., "no place for sowing."