Joshua 15:52

52 Arab, Dumah, Eshan,

Joshua 15:52 Meaning and Commentary

Joshua 15:52

Arab is the same Jerom F9 calls Ereb, and was in his time a village in the south, and was called Heromith;

and Dumah;
Duma, Jerom says F11, was a large village in the south, also on the borders of Eleutheropolis, seventeen miles from it;

and Eshean,
of which we have no account.


F9 De loc. Heb. fol. 91. B.
F11 Ibid. fol. 90. K.

Joshua 15:52 In-Context

50 Anab, Eshtemoh, Anim,
51 Goshen, Holon, and Giloh: eleven cities with their villages.
52 Arab, Dumah, Eshan,
53 Janim, Beth-tappuah, Aphekah,
54 Humtah, Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron), and Zior: nine cities with their villages.
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