Excerpt from the Lexham Bible Dictionary, the most advanced Bible dictionary.
Listed among the towns belonging to the tribe of Judah (Josh 15:22); located in the Negev, the arid southern region of Judah. Older copies of the Septuagint have “Arouel,” which has led to an association with Aroer (1 Sam 30:28).
Lexham Bible Dictionary
The most advanced Bible Dictionary
The most advanced Bible dictionary as a part of Biblia Plus, which includes everything you need to take your Bible study to the next level. For less than $1 a week, you'll get devotionals, Bible study guides, thematic studies, and much more!
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
ADADAH (PLACE) [Heb ʿadʿādâ (עַדְעָדָה)]. A city situated in the Negeb region of Judah toward Edom (Josh 15:22). In the Bible this name occurs only as part of a list of Judah’s territorial inheritance (Josh 15:20–63). According to most scholars (e.g., Boling and Wright Joshua AB, 379), the MT wĕʿadʿādâ,
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Smith’s Bible Dictionary