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Map of Old Testament Israel - Ziph
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Ziph ez-Zeifeh. in hill country of Judah, Josh. 15. 55; 1 Sam. 23. 14f., 24; 26. 2
Joshua 15:55 -
Maon, Carmel, and Ziph, and Juttah,
1 Samuel 23:14 - And David abode in the wilderness in strong holds, and remained in a mountain in the wilderness of Ziph. And Saul sought him every day, but God delivered him not into his hand.
1 Samuel 23:24 - And they arose, and went to Ziph before Saul: but David and his men [were] in the wilderness of Maon, in the plain on the south of Jeshimon.
1 Samuel 26:2 - Then Saul arose, and went down to the wilderness of Ziph, having three thousand chosen men of Israel with him, to seek David in the wilderness of Ziph.
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