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Ramath of the south
The Hebrew negeb is the general designation for south or southwest of Judah. This was one of the towns of Simeon (Josh. 19:8). It is the same as “south Ramoth” (1 Sam. 30:27; Revised Version, “Ramoth of the south”). Its site is doubtful. Some have thought it another name for Baalath-beer.