Numbers 21:1-3 ESV

Arad Destroyed

1 When 1the Canaanite, the king of Arad, who lived in 2the Negeb, heard that Israel was coming by the way of Atharim, he fought against Israel, and took some of them captive.

References for Numbers 21:1

2 3And Israel vowed a vow to the LORD and said, "If you will indeed give this people into my hand, then I will devote their cities to destruction."a

References for Numbers 21:2

    • ƒ 21:2 - That is, set apart (devote) as an offering to the Lord (for destruction); also verse 3
      3 And the LORD heeded the voice of Israel and gave over the Canaanites, and they devoted them and their cities to destruction. So the name of the place was called 4Hormah.b

      References for Numbers 21:3

        • „ 21:3 - Hormah means destruction