Dedan, Tema, Buz and all who are in distant places;
and Dedan, Tema, Buz and all who cut the corners of their hair;
I went to Dedan, Tema, and Buz, and to the people who live in distant places.
Dedan, Tema, Buz, and the nomads on the fringe of the desert;
Dedan and Tema and Buz, and all who have the ends of their hair cut;
Dedan, Tema, Buz, and all who have shaven temples;
Dedan, Tema, Buz, and all who are in the farthest corners;
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1 sn Dedan and Tema are mentioned together in Isa 21:13-14 and located in the desert. They were located in the northern part of the Arabian peninsula south and east of Ezion Geber. Buz is not mentioned anywhere else and its location is unknown. Judgment against Dedan and Tema is mentioned in conjunction with the judgment on Edom in Jer 47:7-8.
2 tn For the discussion regarding the meaning of the terms here see the notes on 9:26.
sn See Jer 9:26 where these are mentioned in connection with Moab, Edom, and Ammon.