Oboth (Oh´both; Heb., “fathers”)

A place on the Israelite route in the wilderness, associated with Punom and Zalmonah (Num 33:41-42), which the Israelites reached after leaving Egypt (Num 21:10-11). Its location remains uncertain due to debate about the route the Israelites took.

Num 33:41-42

41They set out from Mount Hor and camped at Zalmonah.42They set out from Zalmonah and camped at Punon.

Num 21:10-11

The Journey to Moab
10The Israelites set out, and camped in Oboth.11They set out from Oboth, and camped at Iye-abarim, in the wilderness bordering Moab toward t ... View more

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