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12:1 land. Notice that the territory east of the Jordan is clearly included in the land given by God to Israel (v. 7). See notes 1:12–15; 13:8–33.
Valley of the Arnon. This runs into the Dead Sea from the east and marks the southern boundary here.
Mount Hermon. Northeast of the Sea of Galilee.