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(1) The part of Egypt in which the Israelites dwelt. It contained pasture land (Gen. 46:33–34) and lay somewhere between Palestine and the capital of Egypt (46:28–29), probably in the eastern part of the delta of the Nile.

(2) A district in southern Palestine, position uncertain (Josh. 10:41; 11:16).

(3) A town of Judah (Josh. 15:51).