40 The Canaanite king of Arad, who lived in the Negev of Canaan, heard that the Israelites were coming.

Read Numbers 33:40 Using Other Translations

And king Arad the Canaanite, which dwelt in the south in the land of Canaan, heard of the coming of the children of Israel.
And the Canaanite, the king of Arad, who lived in the Negeb in the land of Canaan, heard of the coming of the people of Israel.
At that time the Canaanite king of Arad, who lived in the Negev in the land of Canaan, heard that the people of Israel were approaching his land.