Abarim (Ab´uh-rim; Heb., “parts beyond”)

A mountain (Num 27:12; Deut 32:49) or mountains (Num 33:47) situated to the east of the Jordan River and in the vicinity of Mt. Nebo. Jeremiah couples it with Bashan and Lebanon as locations from which the people cry in vain to God for rescue (Jer 22:20).

Num 27:12

Joshua Appointed Moses' Successor
12The Lord said to Moses, “Go up this mountain of the Abarim range, and see the land that I have given to the Israelites.

Deut 32:49

49“Ascend this mountain of the Abarim, Mount Nebo, which is in the land of Moab, across from Jericho, and view the land of Canaan, which I am giving to the Isra ... View more

Num 33:47

47They set out from Almon-diblathaim and camped in the mountains of Abarim, before Nebo.

Jer 22:20

20Go up to Lebanon, and cry out,
and lift up your voice in Bashan;
cry out from Abarim,
for all your lovers are crushed.

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