Negev
Beersheba: The City Where all Three Patriachs Lived

Beersheba: The City Where all Three Patriachs Lived

Beersheba was the Biblical capital of the southern Negev region. Its name is a bit ambiguous, being made up of the two Hebrew words: Be’er (באר) meaning ‘well’, and the root sheva (שבע), which means both ‘seven’ and ‘oath.’ Thus,...

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