Treasury of Scripture
Why he called that place Beersheba; because there they swore both of them.
Genesis 26:33 And he called it Shebah: therefore the name of the city is Beersheba to this day.
Beer-sheba. i.e., the well of the oath, or the well of the seven: alluding to the seven ewe lambs. The verb rendered 'to swear' is derived from the word translated seven.
Genesis 21:14 And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and took bread, and a bottle of water, and gave it to Hagar, putting it on her shoulder...
Genesis 26:23 And he went up from there to Beersheba.
Joshua 15:28 And Hazarshual, and Beersheba, and Bizjothjah,
Judges 20:1 Then all the children of Israel went out, and the congregation was gathered together as one man, from Dan even to Beersheba...
2 Samuel 17:11 Therefore I counsel that all Israel be generally gathered to you, from Dan even to Beersheba...
1 Kings 4:25 And Judah and Israel dwelled safely, every man under his vine and under his fig tree, from Dan even to Beersheba...
Strong's ConcordanceWherefore he called that place Beersheba; because there they sware both of them.
Topical BibleBeersheba Beer-sheba Oath Oaths Sware Swore Sworn Wherefore
Genesis Chapter 21 Verse 31
Alphabetical: an because Beersheba called he men oath of place So swore that the them there Therefore took two was
OT Law: Genesis 21:31 Therefore he called that place Beersheba because (Gen. Ge Gn)