Now the name of Hebron before was Kiriath-arba;aArba was the greatest man among the Anakim. And the land had rest from war. Bible see other translations
Kiriath-arba means “City of Arba”

“Kiriath-arba.” This means, “City of Arba.” Arba was one of the Nephilim. Abraham’s wife Sarah died in Kiriath-arba (Gen. 23:2).

[For more on the Nephilim, see commentary on Genesis 6:4.]

Commentary for: Joshua 14:15