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(fragrance), one of the towns in the pastoral district on the east of Jordan; demanded by and finally ceded to the tribes of Reuben and Gad. (Numbers 32:3) It is probably the same as Shibmah, (Numbers 32:38) and Sibmah #S###. (Joshua 13:13; Isaiah 16:8,9; Jeremiah 48:32)