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Gen 23:2 (KJV) — And Sarah died in Kirjatharba; the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan: and Abraham came to mourn for Sarah, and to weep for her.
Gen 23:2 (NASB) — Sarah died in Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron) in the land of Canaan; and Abraham *went in to mourn for Sarah and to weep for her.
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||Gen 23:19; Gen 13:18; Num 13:22; Jos 10:39; Jos 14:14,15; Jos 20:7; Jdg 1:10; 1Sa 20:31; 2Sa 2:11; 2Sa 5:3,5; 1Ch 6:57|
||For the convenience of feeding his numerous flocks, Abraham had several places of temporary residence; and it is likely, that while he sojourned at Beer-sheba, as we find he did from ver. Gen 22:19; of the preceding chapter, Sarah died at Hebron, which was 24 miles distant.|
||Gen 27:41; Gen 50:10; Num 20:29; Deu 34:8; 1Sa 28:3; 2Sa 1:12,17; 2Ch 35:25; Jer 22:10,18; Eze 24:16-18; Jhn 11:31,35; Act 8:2|
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