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("the rock of divisions".) (Targum, Midrash, Rashi), "the rock of escapes" (Gesenius): 1 Samuel 23:28. S.E. of Judah, in the wilderness of Maon, where David was on one side of the mountain, Saul on the other. A message announcing a Philistine invasion caused "divisions" in Saul's mind, whether to pursue David still or go after the invaders. David narrowly escaped.

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Fausset, Andrew Robert M.A., D.D., "Definition for 'sela-hammahlekoth' Fausset's Bible Dictionary". - Fausset's; 1878.

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