1. In Edom, the city of Jobab the son of Zerah, one of the early kings of that nation. Gen. 36:33; 1 Chron. 1:44. Mentioned by Isaiah, Isa. 34:6; 63:1, in connection with Edom, and by Jeremiah, 49:13, 22; Amos, 1:12, and Micah, 2:12. Its modern representative is el-Busaireh, which lies on the mountain district to the southeast of the Dead Sea.
Ruins of Bozrah. (From an original Photograph.)