There was a man in Maon whose business was in Carmel. And the man was very wealthy, and he had 3,000 sheep and 1,000 goats, and he was shearing his sheep in Carmel. Bible other translations

“Carmel.” This is the town in south Judah, close to Hebron; it is not “Mount Carmel.”

“wealthy.” The Hebrew is “great,” but it refers to being great in wealth.

Commentary for: 1 Samuel 25:2