and it went out to the south of the ascent of Akrabbim and passed through Zin and went up south of Kadesh-barnea, and passed along by Hezron, went up to Addar and turned toward Karka; Bible

“Zin.” This can be the wilderness of Zin, but more specifically the reference is to the wadi of Zin that runs through the Wilderness of Zin.

“south of Kadesh-barnea.” Thus Kadesh-barnea is included in the tribal territory of Judah.

Commentary for: Joshua 15:3