Out of that land went forth Asshur, and builded Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and Calah,
And he removed from thence, and digged another well; and for that they strove not: and he called the name of it Rehoboth; and he said, For now the LORD hath made room for us, and we shall be fruitful in the land.
And Samlah died, and Saul of Rehoboth by
the river reigned in his stead.
And the children of Israel set forward, and pitched in Oboth.
And they journeyed from Oboth, and pitched at Ijeabarim, in the wilderness which is
before Moab, toward the sunrising.
And they departed from Punon, and pitched in Oboth.
And they departed from Oboth, and pitched in Ijeabarim, in the border of Moab.
1 Chronicles 1:
And when Samlah was dead, Shaul of Rehoboth by the river reigned in his stead.
Easton's Bible Dictionary
Bottles, an encampment of the Israelites during the wanderings in the wilderness (Numbers 33:43 ), the first after the setting up of the brazen serpent.
Fausset's Bible Dictionary
A stage in Israel's journey, on the border of Edom and Moab (Numbers 21:10; Numbers 33:43). N. of Punon, E. of the northern part of Edom. Now the halting place el Ahsa on the pilgrim route between Damascus and Mecca. Οboth means "holes dug for water"; plural of Οb or obah , Arabic weibeh . Αhsa is also a plural meaning the same. The wady el Ahsa runs N.W. into the Dead Sea, and is the boundary between the provinces Jebal and Kerak, as anciently between Edom and Moab.
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
OBOTH . A ‘station’ of the children of Israel ( Numbers 21:10-11 ; Numbers 33:43 f.). Nothing definite is known as to its position.
Holman Bible Dictionary
(oh' bahth) Place name meaning, “fathers” or “water skins.” A wilderness station (Numbers 21:10-11 ; Numbers 33:43-44 ), perhaps identical with Ain el-Weiba near Panon (modern Feinan).
Hitchcock's Bible Names
Dragons; fathers; desires
Morrish Bible Dictionary
One of the stations of the Israelites east of Moab. Numbers 21:10,11 ; Numbers 33:43,44 .
The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary
All encampment, so called, in the wilderness, after leaving Panon. (Numbers 21:10.) If from Ob, skin, Oboth means skins, or bottles of skins.
Oboth - Oboth
Oboth - ) If from Ob, skin, Oboth means skins, or bottles of skins
Punon - Punon may coincide with Kala'at Aneizeh, between el Ahsa (Oboth) and Ma'an (Numbers 33:42)
Arabia Petraea - In this country was Kadesh-barnea, Gerar, Beersheba, Paran, Arad, Hasmona, Oboth, Dedan, etc
Sun - The east is “the rising of the sun”: “And they journeyed from Oboth, … toward the sunrising” (Num
Camp - Oboth...
Wanderings of the Israelites - ...
Oboth. | Oboth, Numbers 33:43
Arabia - The desert of mount Sinai (Burr et tur Sinai), where Israel wandered, Kadesh Barnea, Pharan, Rephidim, Ezion Geber, Rithmah, Oboth, Arad, Heshbon, were in it
Divination - Consulters of "the dead," 'Oboth (Leviticus 20:6), "those having familiar spirits" which they consulted to evoke the dead; literally, "bottles" (leather) inflated by the spirit; compare Job 32:19, "my belly is as wine which hath no vent