Genesis 31:21 Commentary - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphicsthe river = the Euphrates. Figure of speech Synecdoche (of the Genus).
Gilead = perpetual fountain. Compare Num 32:1, Num 32:39. Deu 3:12-16; Deu 34:1.
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