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First Chronicles 2:49 identifies Shaaph as the father of Madmannah, but the verse could be using a figure of speech to credit Shaaph as the founder of the town of Madmannah, mentioned in Josh 15:31.
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MADMANNAH mad-man´uh [מַדְמַנָּה madhmannah]. Means “dung heap.” 1. A city in the western Negev of Judah (Josh 15:31). Because Ziklag appears next to Madmannah in Josh 15:31 and next to BETH-MARCABOTH in the list of Simeonite cities (Josh 19:5), some scholars have suggested that Madmannah was also known