31 Therefore that place was called Beer-sheba[a](A) because it was there that the two of them swore an oath.

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Footnotes

  1. Genesis 21:31 = Well of the Oath, or Seven Wells

War against Benjamin

20 All the Israelites from Dan to Beer-sheba(A) and from the land of Gilead came out, and the community assembled as one body before the Lord at Mizpah.(B)

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