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A field where Ezra communed with God, according to 2 Esdras 9:26. The Syriac and Ethiopic versions have Arphad.
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ARDAT (PLACE) [Lat Ardath]. The name of the field to which Ezra was directed (2 Esdr 9:26), by whose bounty he was nourished, and upon whose slopes he received a vision. As with most of 2 Esdras, there is no surviving Gk form of this place name. The Syriac form is ʾrpd and the Aramaic ʾrbd (perhaps meaning
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