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ARZARETH

ar'-za-reth, ar'-sareth (the King James Version, Arsareth): This is the land to which the ten tribes were deported (2 Esdras 13:45). It is described as "another land" lying a year and a half's journey beyond the river, i.e. the Euphrates. It probably answers to the Hebrew 'erets 'achereth (Dt 29:28). In Josephus' time the people were still believed to be there in countless numbers (Ant., XI, v, 2).
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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Definition for 'ARZARETH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". bible-history.com - ISBE; 1915.

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