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Mediterranean Sea The Great Sea, (Mediterranean Sea) Biblical name: Num. 34. 6, 7; Josh. 1. 4; 9. 1; 15. 12; 23. 4; Ezek. 47. 10; 48. 28. Assyrian-Babylonian name 'The Upper Sea',`The Western Sea'; Latin 'Mare Internum',`Mare Nostrum'
Numbers 34:6 -
And [as for] the western border, ye shall even have the great sea for a border: this shall be your West border.
Numbers 34:7 - And this shall be your north border: from the great sea ye shall point out for you mount Hor:
Joshua 1:4 - From the wilderness and this Lebanon even unto the great river, the river Euphrates, all the land of the Hittites, and unto the great sea toward the going down of the sun, shall be your coast.
Joshua 9:1 - And it came to pass, when all the kings which [were] on this side Jordan, in the hills, and in the valleys, and in all the coasts of the great sea over against Lebanon, the Hittite, and the Amorite, the Canaanite, the Perizzite, the Hivite, and the Jebusite, heard [thereof];
Joshua 15:12 - And the West border [was] to the great sea, and the coast [thereof]. This [is] the coast of the children of Judah round about according to their families.
Joshua 23:4 - Behold, I have divided unto you by lot these nations that remain, to be an inheritance for your tribes, from Jordan, with all the nations that I have cut off, even unto the great sea westward.
Ezekiel 47:10 - And it shall come to pass, [that] the fishers shall stand upon it from Engedi even unto Eneglaim; they shall be a [place] to spread forth nets; their fish shall be according to their kinds, as the fish of the great sea, exceeding many.
Ezekiel 48:28 - And by the border of Gad, at the south side southward, the border shall be even from Tamar [unto] the waters of strife [in] Kadesh, [and] to the river toward the great sea.
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