And when they came to Marah, they could not drink of the waters of Marah, for they were
bitter: therefore the name of it was called Marah.
And they departed from before Pihahiroth, and passed through the midst of the sea into the wilderness, and went three days' journey in the wilderness of Etham, and pitched in Marah.
And they removed from Marah, and came unto Elim: and in Elim were
twelve fountains of water, and threescore and ten palm trees; and they pitched there.
And their border went up toward the sea, and Maralah, and reached to Dabbasheth, and reached to the river that is
And she said unto them, Call me not Naomi, call me Mara: for the Almighty hath dealt very bitterly with me.
2 Chronicles 13:4
And Abijah stood up upon mount Zemaraim, which is
in mount Ephraim, and said, Hear me, thou Jeroboam, and all Israel;