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Hazarmaveth


Hazarma’veth (court of death), the third in order of the sons of Joktan. Gen. 10:26. The name is preserved in the Arabic HadramÉ›wt and HadrumÉ›wt, the appellation of a province and an ancient people of southern Arabia. Its capital is Satham, a very ancient city, and its chief ports are Mirbát, Zafári, and Kisheem, from whence a great trade was carried on in ancient times with India and Africa.