Besides that he received of the merchantmen, and of the traffic of the spice merchants, and of all the kings of Arabia, and of the governors of the country.
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Merchants: wholesale. (Menochius)
Arabia, the desert, which was peopled by various nations. Arab means, "a mixture, or assemblage "as well as "the night, and a fruitless country. "Septuagint seem to have read abor, "all the kings of the other side "the Euphrates, who were also called Arabs. See chap. iv. 24.
Country around Judea, comprising the Phylarchs of Arabia, (Genesis xvii. 20.) and the Philistine Satraps.