The city and kingdom of the Dedanites, an Arabian people of unclear origin (Gen 10:6-7; Gen 25:1-3). Al-‘Ula, an oasis about fifty miles southwest of Tema, was central to Dedan’s far-reaching commercial activities, which included trade with Tyre (Ezek 27:20). The prophets denounced Dedan (Isa 21:13; Jer 25:23; Jer 49:8; Ezek 25:13).
6The descendants of Ham: Cush, Egypt, Put, and Canaan.7The descendants of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah, and Sabteca. The descendants of Raamah: Sheba and ... View more
Abraham Marries Keturah
1Abraham took another wife, whose name was Keturah.2She bore him Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah.3Jokshan was the fath ... View more
20Dedan traded with you in saddlecloths for riding.
13The oracle concerning the desert plain.
In the scrub of the desert plain you will lodge,
O caravans of Dedanites.
23Dedan, Tema, Buz, and all who have shaven temples;
8Flee, turn back, get down low,
inhabitants of Dedan!
For I will bring the calamity of Esau upon him,
the time when I punish him.
13therefore thus says the Lord GOD, I will stretch out my hand against Edom, and cut off from it humans and animals, and I will make it desolate; from Teman eve ... View more