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The plain also, and Jordan, and the coast thereof, from Chinnereth even unto the sea of the plain, even the salt sea, under Ashdothpisgah eastward.

Bible References

The sea

Deuteronomy 4:49
and all the plain on this side of the Jordan eastward, even unto the sea of the plain, under the springs of Pisgah.
Genesis 13:10
And Lot lifted up his eyes and beheld all the plain of the Jordan that it was well watered everywhere, before the LORD destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, even as a garden of the LORD like the land of Egypt as thou comest unto Zoar.
Genesis 14:3
All these were joined together in the vale of Siddim, which is the salt sea.
Genesis 19:28
And he looked toward Sodom and Gomorrah and toward all the land of that plain and beheld that the smoke of the land went up as the smoke of a furnace.
Numbers 34:11
and the border shall go down from Shepham to Riblah, on the east side of Ain, and the border shall descend and shall reach unto the side of the sea of Chinnereth eastward.
Joshua 3:16
that the waters which came down from above stood and rose up in a heap very far from the city of Adam, that is beside Zaretan; and those that came down toward the sea of the plain, even the salt sea, failed and were cut off; and the people passed over right against Jericho.
Joshua 12:3
and from the plain to the sea of Chinneroth on the east and unto the sea of the plain, the salt sea on the east, by the way to Bethjeshimoth, and from the Negev, under Ashdothpisgah.
Joshua 15:2
And their border on the side of the Negev was from the shore of the salt sea from the bay that looks toward the Negev;
Joshua 18:19
and this border turns to pass to the side of Bethhoglah northward, and the border comes out at the north bay of the salt sea at the end of the Jordan towards the Negev. This is the border towards the Negev.

General references

Numbers 21:31
Thus Israel dwelt in the land of the Amorite.
Numbers 34:14
because the tribe of the sons of Reuben, according to the houses of their fathers, and the tribe of the sons of Gad, according to the houses of their fathers, and half the tribe of Manasseh have received their inheritance.
Psalm 136:21
And gave their land for an inheritance: for his mercy endures for ever: