Numbers 20:13-15 New English Translation (NET Bible)
13 These are the waters of Meribah, because the Israelites contended with the Lord, and his holiness was maintained[a] among them.
Rejection by the Edomites
14 [b] Moses[c] sent messengers from Kadesh to the king of Edom:[d] “Thus says your brother Israel: ‘You know all the hardships we have experienced,[e] 15 how our ancestors went down into Egypt, and we lived in Egypt a long time,[f] and the Egyptians treated us and our ancestors badly.[g]