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Northward: (Heb. tsaphon), a "hidden" or "dark place," as opposed to the sunny
(Deuteronomy 3:27) A Hebrew in speaking of the points of the compass was
considered as always having his face to the east, and hence "the left
(Genesis 14:15; Job 23:9) denotes the north. The "kingdoms of the
north" are Chaldea, Assyria, Media, etc.