Genesis 21:31

Therefore he called that place Beersheba; because there they swore both of them.
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Bersabee. That is, the well of oath; (Challoner) or "the well of the seven "meaning the seven ewe-lambs set apart. (Menochius) This precaution of Abraham, in giving seven lambs as a testimony that the well was dug by him, was not without reason. See chap. xxvi. 15. (Calmet)

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. - 2 Peter 1:20

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