scabby; itch. (1.) One of David's warriors (2 Sam. 23:38), an Ithrite. (2.) A hill near Jerusalem (Jer. 31:39), probably the hill of lepers, and consequently a place outside the boundary of the city.
The attack had been seen by the disorganized troops on gareb and the rapid trumpet-calls showed formation.
Scattered confidently over the uneven country the six hundred had broken file and were in easy disarray all over gareb.
Far up the slope of gareb the six hundred gathered itself and swept in mass down upon the conflict.