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Wilderness of, an area on the southern border of Palestine, including also a place called Zin (Num 34:3-4; Josh 15:1-3), within the area of Paran. It included Kadesh-barnea as well as Massah and Meribah (Num 27:14; Deut 32:51). Moses sent spies from here to explore the future homeland (Num 13:25).