(the meadow of the acacias), in the "plains" of Moab, on the low level of the Jordan valley, opposite Jericho. The last resting-place of Israel before crossing the Jordan. (Numbers 33:49) The place is most frequently mentioned by its shorter name of Shittim.
* See: Shittah Tree, Shittim.
Main reference: Smith's Bible Dictionary (1860s)
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