Shittim: a place East of the Jordan, also a wadi perhaps West of Jer.Original Word: שִׁטִּיםPart of Speech:
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from the same as shittahDefinition
a place E. of the Jordan, also a wadi perhaps W. of Jer.NASB Translation
Brown-Driver-Briggs שִׁטִּים proper name, of a location
; usually Σαττειν
1 East of Jordan, Joshua 2:1; Joshua 3:1 (E), Micah 6:5; Numbers 25:1 (P); = ׳אָבֵל הַשּׁ Numbers 33:49; on exact site see BuhlG 116 GrayNumbers 25:1.
2 ׳נַחַל הַשּׁ Joel 4:18 (perhaps Wady es-San‰, west of Jerusalem, compare We BuhlGeogr. 90, and views in Dr).
The same as the plural of shittah; acacia trees; Shittim, a place East of the Jordan -- Shittim.
see HEBREW shittah