1 sn The descendants of Seba settled in Upper Egypt along the Nile.
2 sn The Hebrew name Havilah apparently means “stretch of sand” (see HALOT 297 s.v. חֲוִילָה). Havilah’s descendants settled in eastern Arabia.
3 sn The descendants of Sabtah settled near the western shore of the Persian Gulf in ancient Hadhramaut.
4 sn The descendants of Raamah settled in southwest Arabia.
5 sn The descendants of Sabteca settled in Samudake, east toward the Persian Gulf.
6 sn Sheba became the name of a kingdom in southwest Arabia.
7 sn The name Dedan is associated with àUla in northern Arabia.
8 sn Obal was a name used for several localities in Yemen.
9 sn The name Abimael is a genuine Sabean form which means “my father, truly, he is God.”
10 sn The descendants of Sheba lived in South Arabia, where the Joktanites were more powerful than the Hamites.