Genesis 12:9

9 Then Abram set out and continued toward the Negev.

Read Genesis 12:9 Using Other Translations

And Abram journeyed, going on still toward the south.
And Abram journeyed on, still going toward the Negeb.
Then Abram continued traveling south by stages toward the Negev.

What does Genesis 12:9 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Genesis 12:9

And Abram journeyed
He did not stay long in the mountain between Bethel and Hai, but moved from thence, and kept on journeying in the land of Canaan:

going on still toward the south;
the southern part of the land of Canaan, which lay nearest Egypt, into which he is said to go next, the occasion of which follows.

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