Arad @ (1.) Now Tell Arad, a Canaanite city, about 20 miles south of Hebron. The king of Arad "fought against Israel and took of them prisoners" when they were retreating from the confines of Edom Numbers:21:1Numbers:33:40; Judges:1:16). It was finally subdued by Joshua (12:14). (2.) One of the sons of Beriah ( 1Chronicles:8:15).