Treasury of Scripture
And he called it Shebah: therefore the name of the city is Beersheba to this day.
Shebah. i.e., an oath. therefore.
Genesis 21:31 Why he called that place Beersheba; because there they swore both of them.
Beer-sheba. i.e., the well of the oath.
Genesis 26:28 And they said, We saw certainly that the LORD was with you: and we said, Let there be now an oath between us, even between us and you...
This may have been the same city which was called Beer-sheba a hundred years before this, in the time of Abraham; but as the well, from which it had its name originally, was closed up by the Philistines, the name of the place might have been abolished with the well; when, therefore, Isaac re-opened it, he restored the ancient name of the place.
Strong's ConcordanceAnd he called it Shebah: therefore the name of the city [is] Beersheba unto this day.
Topical BibleBeersheba Beer-sheba Calleth Oath Shebah Shibah Town
Genesis Chapter 26 Verse 33
Alphabetical: and been Beersheba called city day has He is it name of Shibah So the therefore this to town
OT Law: Genesis 26:33 He called it Shibah (Gen. Ge Gn)