testimony of the assembly
(festival or boundary ), one of the cities in the extreme south of Judah, named with Dimonah and Kedesh. ( Joshua 15:22 )
A city in the southern part of Judah (Joshua 15:22). The older copies of the Greek text have Arouel, but that is not a sufficient reason for identifying the name with the Aroer of 1 Samuel 30:28. Some scholars adopt the change of text, and identify the site with Ararah, about seven miles Southeast of Beer-sheba. Others identify it with Adadah, eight or nine miles Southeast of Arad.
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