When Achish would ask, “Where 1 did you raid today?” David would say, “The Negev of Judah” or “The Negev of Jeharmeel” or “The Negev of the Kenites.”
your southern border 1 will extend from the wilderness of Zin along the Edomite border, and your southern border will run eastward to the extremity of the Salt Sea,
We conducted a raid on the Negev of the Kerethites, on the area of Judah, and on the Negev of Caleb. We burned Ziklag.” 1
The gift was for those in the following locations: 1 for those in Bethel, 2 Ramoth Negev, and Jattir;
So he made frames for the tabernacle: twenty frames for the south side.
He made the courtyard. For the south side 1 the hangings of the courtyard were of fine twisted linen, one hundred fifty feet long,
and the northern kings who ruled in 1 the hill country, the Arabah south of Kinnereth, 2 the lowlands, and the heights of Dor to the west.
Their southern border started at the southern tip of the Salt Sea, 1
“You are to make the courtyard 1 of the tabernacle. For the south side 2 there are to be hangings 3 for the courtyard of fine twisted linen, one hundred fifty feet long for one side, 4
It then crossed to Azmon, extended to the Stream of Egypt, 1 and ended at the sea. This was their 2 southern border.
as well as all the towns around these cities as far as Baalath Beer (Ramah of the Negev). This was the land assigned to the tribe of Simeon by its clans. 1
Then they went to the fortress of Tyre 1 and all the cities of the Hivites and the Canaanites. Then they went on to the Negev of Judah, to Beer Sheba.
“Son of man, turn toward 1 the south, 2 and speak out against the south. 3 Prophesy against the open scrub 4 land of the Negev,
On the south side it will run from Tamar to the waters of Meribath Kadesh, the river, 1 to the Great Sea. This is the south side.
Next to the border of Gad, at the south side, the border will run from Tamar to the waters of Meribath Kadesh, to the Stream of Egypt 1 and on to the Great Sea.
“‘When the people of the land come before the Lord at the appointed feasts, whoever enters by way of the north gate to worship will go out by way of the south gate; whoever enters by way of the south gate will go out by way of the north gate. No one will return by way of the gate they entered but will go out straight ahead.
“You must measure 1 from outside the wall of the town on the east 1,000 yards, 2 and on the south side 1,000 yards, and on the west side 1,000 yards, and on the north side 1,000 yards, with the town in the middle. 3 This territory must belong to them as grazing land for the towns.
It then crossed to the slope of Beth Hoglah to the north and ended at the northern tip of the Salt Sea 1 at the mouth of the Jordan River. 2 This was the southern border.
On the third day David and his men came to Ziklag. Now the Amalekites had raided the Negev and Ziklag. They attacked Ziklag and burned it. 1
He put five basins on the south side of the temple and five on the north side. He put “The Sea” on the south side, in the southeast corner.