Confusingly Carmel refers to two different places – Mount Carmel, a coastal mountain range which overlooked the Mediterranean Sea, and the location of Elijah's confrontation with the prophets of Baal, and a city in Judah which is mentioned in Joshua 15.55 and 1 Samuel 15.12.

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