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Gilead, because he was a man of war,

therefore he had Gilead and Bashan. * 2)°1 And the lot was for the rest of the

children of Manasseh taccording to! their families ; · for the children of Abiezer, and for the children of Helek, and for the children of Asriel, and for the children of Shechem, and for the children of Hepher, and for the children of Shemida : these were the male children of Manasseh the son of

Joseph 'according to their families. 3 °But Zelophehad, the son of Hepher,

the son of Gilead, the son of Machir, the son of Manasseh, had no sons, but daughters : and these are the, names of his daughters, Mahlah, and

Noah, Hoglah, Milcah, and Tirzah. 4°And they came near before Eleazar

the priest, and before Joshua the son of Nun, and before the princes, saying, The LORD commanded Moses to give us an inheritance among our brethren: therefore according to the commandment of the LORD he gave

them an inheritance among the breth5 ren of their father. And there fell

ten partsi to Manasseh, beside the

land of Gilead and Bashan, which fis 6) beyond' Jordan; obecause the daugh

ters of Manasseh had an inheritance among his sons : and the land of

Gilead belonged unto the rest of Ī Ithel sons Tof Manasseh'. And the

"border of Manasseh was from Asher to Michmethath, which isi before Shechem; and the border went along

Itol the right band, unto the inhabit(8) ants of En-tappuah. "The land of

Tappuah 'belonged tol Manasseh : but Tappuah on the border of Ma

nasseh belonged to the children of 9 Ephraim. "And the border went

downi unto the slbrook ofi Kanah, southward of the Ibrookl: these cities belonged tol Ephraim among the cities of Manasseh: landi the borderi of Manasseh was on the north side

of the 'brook', and the 'goings out 10 thereof were at the sea : southward

it was Ephraim's, and northward it was Manasseh's, and the sea iwasi his border; and they reached to Asher

on the north, and 'to! Issachar on the 11 east. And Manasseh had in Issa

char and in Asher Beth-shean and her Ptowns, and Ibleam and her towns,

and the inhabitants of Dor and her towns, and the inhabitants of En-dor and her towns, and the inhabitants of Taanach and her towns, and the in

habitants of Megiddo and her towns, 12 even the three 31 heights!. Yet the

children of Manasseh could not drive out the inhabitants of those cities;

but the Canaanites would dwell in 13 that land. And it came to pass,

when the children of Israel were waxen strong, that they put the Canaanites to itaskwork, andi did not

utterly drive them out. 14) And the children of Joseph spake

unto Joshua, saying, Why hast thou given me but one lot and one *'part for an inheritance', seeing I am a

great people, forasmuch as hitherto (15 the LORD hath blessed me? And

Joshua 'said untol them, If thou be a great people, get thee up to the 'forest', and cut down for thyself there in the land of the Perizzites and of the "Rephaim ; since the hill country of

Ephraim list too narrow for thee. 16 And the children of Joseph said,

The hill country is not enough for us; and all the Canaanites that dwell in the land of the valley have chariots of iron, both they who are lini Beth

shean and her towns, and they who 17 are lin' the valley of Jezreel. °°And

Joshua spake unto the house of Joseph, even to Ephraim and to Manasseh, saying, Thou art a great

people, and hast great power: thou 18) shalt not have one lot only: "but the

"hill country shall be thine ; for Ithought it is a 'foresti, thou shalt cut it down, and the 'goings out thereofi shall be thine : for thou shalt drive out the Canaanites, though they have chariots 'of' iron, and though they be

strong. 181 And the whole congregation of the

children of Israel assembled themselves together at Shiloh, and set up

the 'tenti of meeting there : and the 2 land was subdued before them. And

there remained among the children of

Israel seven tribes, which had not 3 yet 'divided' their inheritance. And

Joshua said unto the children of Israel, How long are 'ye! slack to go lin! to possess the land, which the LORD, the God of your fathers, hath given

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5 Heb. is not found for us.

VERSION or 1611.-2 There, . also a., by.. by ; 5 portions. . were on the other side ; 6 Manasseh's ... had; 7 coast.. Michmethah, that lieth ..on; 8 (Now). . had ; 9 coast descended .. river . . river..of.. are . . coast..also. . river ..outgoings of it; 10 is .. met together in; 11 countries ; 13 Yet.. tribute; but; 14 portion to inherit; 15 answered . . (then).. wood country.. giants, if mount.. be; 16 of .. of; 18 mountain . . wood, and .. outgoings of it. — XVIII. 1 tabernacle .. the congregation ; 2 received ; 3 you. = [65]


4 Appoint for you three men

for each tribe : and I will send them, and they shall arisel, and 'walki through the land, and describe it ac

cording to theirt inheritance; and 5 they shall come 'untol me. °And

they shall divide it into seven 'portions! : Judah shall abide in this border on the south, and the house of Joseph shall abide in their border! 6 on the north. Andi ye shall de

scribe the land into seven 'portions!, and bring the description hither to

me : land! I lwilli cast lots for you 7) here before the Lord our God. Fort

the Levites have no 'portions among you; for the priesthood of the Lord is their inheritance: and Gad and Reuben and the half tribe of Manasseh have received their inheritance beyond Jordan leastward', which

Moses the servant of the LORD gave (8) them. And the men arose, and

went: and Joshua charged them that went to describe the land, saying, Go and walk through the land, and describe it, and come again to me, land!

I 'willi cast lots for you here before (9 the Lord in Shiloh. And the men

went and passed through the land, and described it by cities into seven 'portions in a book, and they came

to Joshua Sunto' the 'campi at Shiloh. 10 °And Joshua cast lots for them in

Shiloh before the LORD: and there Joshua divided the land unto the children of Israel according to their

divisions. 11 And the lot of the tribe of the chil

dren of Benjamin came up according to their families : and the border of their lot i went out between the chil

dren of Judah and the children of (12 Joseph. And their border on the

north 'quarter' was from Jordan ; and the border went up to the Iside of Jericho on the north, and went up through the 'hill country! westward;

and the goings out thereof were at the (13) wilderness of Beth-aven. 'And the

border 'passed along' from thence ito Luz, to the Iside of Luz ("the samel is Beth-el), southward ; and the border went down' to Ataroth-addar, by: the

Imountain' that lieth on the south of (14 Beth-horon the nether. And the bor

der was drawn and turned about on! the 'west quarterl southward, from the imountain' that lieth before Bethhoron southward; and the goings out thereof were at Kiriath-baal ("the samel is 'Kiriath-jearim), a city of the

children of Judah : this was the west 15 quarter. °And the south quarter was

from the luttermost parti of 'Kiriathljearim, and the border went out 'west

ward', and went out to the 'fountain! (16 of the waters of Nephtoah: Pand

the border twenti down to the luttermost part of the mountain that lieth before the valley of the son of Hinnom, which is in the 'vale' of 'Rephaim northward!; and lit went down! to the valley of Hinnom, to the side

of 'the Jebusite southward', and I went 17 down' to En-rogel; °and it was

drawn lon' the north, and went tout at! En-shemesh, and went tout to! Geliloth, which is over against the 'ascenti of Adummim; and it went

down to the stone of Bohan the son 18 of Reuben ; 'and lit' passed along 'to

the side over against sithe Arabah

northward, and went down unto the! 19 Arabah: "and the border passed along

to the side of Beth-hoglah northward: and the 'goings out of the border were at the north abay of the Salt

Sea, at the south end of Jordan : this 20 was the south "borderl.

'And Jordan was the border of it on the east 'quarteri. This was the inheritance of the children of Benjamin, by the borders!

thereof round about, according to 21 their families. Now the cities of the

tribe of the children of Benjamin according to their families were Jericho,

and Beth-hoglah, and 'Emekl-keziz; 22 "and Beth-arabah, and Zemaraim, and 23 Beth-el; 'and Avvim', and Parah, 24 and Ophrah ; °and Chephar-'ammonil,

and Ophni, and 'Gebal; twelve cities 25 with their villages : °Gibeon, and Ra26 mah, and Beeroth; °and Mizpeh, and 27 Chephirah, and Mozah ; oand Rekem, 28 and Irpeel, and Taralah ; °and Zelah,

Eleph, and the Jebusite (the samel is Jerusalem), Gibeath, and Kiriath'; fourteen cities with their villages. This is the inheritance of the children of Benjamin according to their families.

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VERSION OF 1611.-4 Give out from among . .rise..go.. the..of them ..again to; 5 parts.. their coast.. coasts; 6 therefore. . parts .. that .. may; 7 But · part.. on the east; 8 (away). . that .. may ; 9 parts . . (again) .. host; 11 coast.. came forth ; 12 side.. (side). . mountains ; 13 went over . . toward. . which.. descended . . adar, near .. hill. . (side); 14 (thence).. compassed..corner of the sea . . hill.. Kirjath. . which . . Kirjath ; 15 end . . Kirjath .. on the west .. well; 16 came.. . end..(and) ;. valley.. the giants on the north .. descended . . Jebusi on the south.. descended ; 17 from .. forth to.. forth toward.. going up..descended ; 18 toward ; 19 outgoings .. coast; side..coasts ; 21 the valley of ; 23 Avim ; 34 haammonai. . Gaba ; 28 Jebusi, which.. Kirjath. = [99]

191 And the second lot came fout for

Simeon, even for the tribe of the children of Simeon according to their families: and their inheritance was

lin the midst of the inheritance of the 2 children of Judah. "And they had

for their inheritance Beer-sheba, or 3 Sheba, and Moladah; °and Hazar4 shual, and Balah, and 'Ezem!; 'and

Eltolad, and Bethul, and Hormah; 5 °and Ziklag, and Beth-marcaboth, and 6 Hazar-susah ; "and Beth-lebaoth, and

Sharuhen; thirteen cities 'with their 7 villages : °Ain, 'Rimmon', and Ether,

and Ashan; four cities · Twith their 8 villages: 'and all the villages that were round about these cities to Baalath-beer, 'Ramahl of the South. This is the inheritance of the tribe of the

children of Simeon according to their 9) families. °Out of the liparti of the

children of Judah was the inheritance of the children of Simeon: for the 'portion of the children of Judah was too much for them: therefore the children of Simeon had inheritance in the midst of their

inheritance. 10 And the third lot came up for the

children of Zebulun according to their

families : and the border of their in11 heritance was unto Sarid: 'and their

border went up lwestward, even to! Maralah, and reached to "Dabbe

shethl; and lit reached to the brook! 12 that is before Jokneam; 'and lit!

turned from Sarid eastward toward the sunrising unto the border of Chis

loth-tabor; and lit went out to Dabe13 rath, and lwent up to Japhia ; 'and

from thence lit passed' along leastwardi to 'Gathl-hepher, to 'Ethi-kazin ;

and lit went out lat Rimmoni flwhich (14 Istretcheth unto! Neah ; "and the bor

der Iturned about it on the north to Hannathon: and the 'goings out!

thereof 'were at the valley of "Iph15 tahl-el; °and Kattath, and Nahalal,

and Shimron, and Idalah, and Beth

lehem: twelve cities with their vil16 lages. "This is the inheritance of the

children of Zebulun according to their families, these cities with their

villages. 17 The fourth lot came out for Issa

char, leven' for the children of Issa18 char according to their families. °And

their border was buntoJezreel, and 19 Chesulloth, and Shunem ; 'and Haph

araim, and Shion, and Anaharath; 20 °and Rabbith, and Kishion, and 'Ebezl; 21 °and Remeth, and En-gannim, and 22 En-haddah, and Beth-pazzez; and

the border reached to Tabor, and IShahazumahl, and Beth-shemesh; and the 'goings out of their border

were at Jordan: sixteen cities with 23 their villages. "This is the inherit

ance of the tribe of the children of Issachar according to their families,

the cities 'with their villages. 21 And the fifth lot came out for the

tribe of the children of Asher accord25 ing to their families. And their bor

der was Helkath, and Hali, and Beten, 26 and Achshaph ; "and Allammelech!

and Amad, and Mishall; and it

reached! to Carmel westward, and to 27 Shihor-libnath ; "and lit turned toward

the sunrising to Beth-dagon, and Treachedi to Zebulun, and to the valley of 'Iphtahl-el 'northward to! Beth

emek and Neiel; and lit wenti out to 28 Cabul on the left hand, °and 'Ebron!,

and Rehob, and Hammon, and Kanah, (29 even unto great Zidon ; "and the ibor

der turned to Ramah, and to the 'fenced' city lof! Tyre; and the "border turnedi to Hosah; and the 'go

ings out thereof 'werel at the sea 30 31 by the 'region of Achzib : °Ummah

also, and Aphek, and Rehob: twenty

and two cities with their villages. 31 "This is the inheritance of the tribe

of the children of Asher according to their families, these cities with their

villages. 32 The sixth lot came out for the

children of Naphtali, even for the

children of Naphtali according to 33 their families. "And their borderi

was from Heleph, from the 4oak ini Zaanannim, and Adami-nekebl, and Jabneel, unto 'Lakkum!; and the

'goings out thereof were at Jordan: (31 °and the border turned westward to

Aznoth-tabor, and I went out from thence to Hukkok; and lit reached to Zebulun on the south, and 'reachedi to Asher on the west, and to Judah

1 Heb. line. 2 Or, the city of Mibzar Zor that is, the fortress of l Tyre.

3 Or, from 1 Hebell to Achzib 4 Or, oak (or Iterebinth) of Besaan-annimi

VERSION OF 1611.- XIX. 1 forth to .. within ; 2 in; 3 Azem ; 6 and; 7 Remmon ..and ; 8 Ramath ; 9 portion .. part. within the .. of them ; 11 toward the sea, and .. Dabbasheth . river ; 12 then goeth ..goeth ; 13 passeth on..on the east .. Gittah.. Ittah..goeth .. to Remmonmethoar to; 14 compasseth (side).. outgoings . . are in . . Jiphthah; 17 And.. to; 18 toward; 20 Abez ; 22 coast reacheth.. Shahazimah .. outgoings; 23 and; 26 Alammelech.. Misheal . . reacheth; 27 turneth .. reacheth . . Jiphthah .. toward the north side of .. goeth ; 28 Hebron ; 29 (then).. coast turneth strong . . coast turneth .. outgoings . . are .. from . . coast to ; 32 to; 33 coast .. Allon to.. Adami, Nekeb.. Lakum.. outgoings; 34 (then). .coast turneth..goeth .. reacheth .. (side).. reacheth.. (side). = [90]

may flee

35 lati Jordan toward the sunrising. °And

the fenced cities werei Ziddim, Zer,

and Hammath, Rakkath, and Chin36 nereth; °and Adamah, and Ramah, 37 and Hazor ; °and Kedesh, and Edrei, 38 and En-hazor; "and Iron, and Mig

dal-el, Horem, and Beth-anath, and

Beth-shemesh; nineteen cities with 39 their villages. "This is the inherit

ance of the tribe of the children of Naphtali according to their families, the cities 'with their villages.

The seventh lot came out for the tribe of the children of Dan accord11 ing to their families. "And the ibor

deri of their inheritance was Zorah, 42 and Eshtaol, and Ir-shemesh ; "and

Shaalabbin, and Aijalon, and 'Ithlah'; 43 Cand Elon, and 'Timnahi, and Ekron ; 44 and Eltekeh, and Gibbethon, and 45 Baalath ; "and Jehud, and Bene-berak, 46 and Gath-rimmon; °and Mejarkon,

and Rakkon, with the border slover 47 against Joppa!. And the borderi

of the children of Dan went out 21 beyond them : 'for the children of Dan went up land foughti against Leshem, and took it, and smote it with the edge of the sword, and possessed it, and dwelt therein, and

called Leshem, Dan, after the name 48 of Dan their father. This is the in

heritance of the tribe of the children of Dan according to their families,

these cities with their villages. 49 Sol they made an end of 'distrib

uting! the land for inheritance by 'the borders thereof; and! the chil. dren of Israel gave an inheritance to

Joshua the son of Nun 'in the midst 50 of them : 'according to the 'command

ment' of the Lord they gave him the city which he asked, even Timnathserah in the hill country of Ephraim: and he built the city, and dwelt

therein. (51 These are the inheritances, which

Eleazar the priest, and Joshua the son of Nun, and the heads of the "fathers' housest of the tribes of the children of Israel, distributed for inheritance by lot in Shiloh before the LORD, at the door of the tent! of 'meetingl. So they made an end

of dividing the 'landi. 201 And the LORD spake unto Joshua,

2 saying, "Speak to the children of Is

rael, saying, "Assign' you 'the cities

of refuge, whereof I spake unto you 3) by the hand of Moses : that the imanslayeri that killeth any person funwittingly and unawares thither: and they shall be "unto you

for al refuge from the avenger of (4 blood. °And he ishalli flee unto one

of those cities, 'andi shall stand at the entering of the gate of the city, and declare his cause in the ears of the elders of that city; 'andi they shall 5take him into the city unto them, and

give him a place, that he may dwell 5) among them. And if the avenger of

blood pursue after him, then they shall not deliver up the 'manslayer! into his hand; because he smote his

neighbour Tunawares, and hated him (6 not beforetime. And he shall dwell

in that city, until he stand before the congregation for judgement, until the death of the high priest that shall be in those days: then shall the 'manslayeri return, and come unto his own

city, and unto his own house, unto the 7 city from whence he fled. "And they

Giset aparti Kedesh in "Galilee in the hill country oft Naphtali, and Shechem in the hill country of Ephraim, and

"Kiriathl-arba (the samel is Hebron) 8 in the hill country of Judah. And

'beyond thel Jordan 'at' Jericho eastward, they assigned Bezer in the wilderness in the Splain out of the tribe of Reuben, and Ramoth in Gilead out of the tribe of Gad, and Golan

in Bashan out of the tribe of Manas9) seh. "These were the appointed cities

for all the children of Israel, and for the stranger that sojourneth among them, that whosoever killeth any person unwittingly might flee thither, and not die by the hand of the avenger of blood, until he stood before the

congregation. 21 1 Then came near the heads of lfa

thers' housesi of the Levites unto Eleazar the priest, and unto Joshua the son of Nun, and unto the heads

of 'fathers' housesi of the tribes of 2 the children of Israel; °and they

spake unto them at Shiloh in the land of Canaan, saying, The LORD commanded by the hand of Moses to give

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VERSION OF 1611.- upon ; 35 are; 39 and ; 40 (And); 41 coast ; 42 Jethlah ; 43 Thimnathah ; 46 before Japho; 47 coast.. too little for.. therefore .. to fight; 49 When .. had.. dividing .. their coasts.. among; 50 word.. mount; 51 fathers .. divided..(an).. tabernacle .. the congregation .. country. XX. 1 also; 2 Appoint out for ; 3 slayer . . your ; 4 when.. that doth.. (shall): 5 slayer .. unwittingly ; 6 (and)..slayer; 7 appointed . . mount. . mount. . Kirjath . . which ..mountain ; 8 on the other side.. by.. upon ; 9 at unawares. -XXI. 1 the fathers.. the fathers. = [63]

us cities to dwell in, with the suburbs Gibeon with her suburbs, Geba with 3 thereof for our cattle. And the chil- 18 her suburbs ; "Anathoth with her sub

dren of Israel gave unto the Levites urbs, and Almon with her suburbs ; out of their inheritance, 'according to! 19 four cities. All the cities of the chilthe commandment of the Lord, these dren of Aaron, the priests, were thircities Iwith their suburbs.

teen cities with their suburbs. 4 And the lot came out for the families (20 And the families of the children of

of the Kohathites : and the children Kohath, the Levites, leven the rest! of Aaron the priest, which were of the of the children of Kohath, they had Levites, had by lot out of the tribe of the cities of their lot out of the tribe Judah, and out of the tribe of the 21 of Ephraim. And they gave them Simeonites!, and out of the tribe of Shechem with her suburbs in the hill Benjamin, thirteen cities.

country of Ephraim, 'the city of ref. 5 And the rest of the children of Ko- uge for the imanslayerl, and Gezer

hath had by lot out of the families of 22 with her suburbs ; "and Kibzaim with the tribe of Ephraim, and out of the her suburbs, and Beth-horon with her tribe of Dan, and out of the half tribe 23 suburbs ; four cities. 'And out of the of Manasseh, ten cities.

tribe of Dan, Elteke with her suburbs, 6 And the children of Gershon had 21 Gibbethon with her suburbs ; °Aijalon

by lot out of the families of the tribe with her suburbs, Gath-rimmon with of Issachar, and out of the tribe 25 her suburbs ; four cities. And out of Asher, and out of the tribe of of the half tribe of Manasseh, "TaaNaphtali, and out of the half tribe of nachi with her suburbs, and Gath

Manasseh in Bashan, thirteen cities. rimmon with her suburbs ; two cities. 7 The children of Merari 'according to! 26) °All the cities loft the families of the

their families had out of the tribe of rest! of the children of Kohath were Reuben, and out of the tribe of Gad, and ten with their suburbs.

out of the tribe of Zebulun, twelve cities. (27 And unto the children of Gershon, 8 And the children of Israel gave by of the families of the Levites, out of

lot unto the Levites these cities with the half tribe of Manasseh they gave

their suburbs, as the LORD com- Golan in Bashan with her suburbs, 9 manded by the hand of Moses. And Ithel city of refuge for the imanthey gave out of the tribe of the chil

slayer' ; and Be-eshterah with her dren of Judah, and out of the tribe of 28 suburbs; two cities. "And out of the children of Simeon, these cities the tribe of Issachar, Kishion' with

which are here mentioned by name: her suburbs, Daberath! with her (10 land they were for the children of 29 suburbs; Jarmuth with her suburbs,

Aaron, of the families of the Kohath- En-gannim with her suburbs ; four

ites, who were of the children of Levi: 30 cities. And out of the tribe of Asher, 11 for theirs was the first lot. °And they Mishal with her suburbs, Abdon with

gave them 'Kiriathl-arba, 'which Arba 31 her suburbs ; 'Helkath with her subwas the father of 2 Anak, ('the samel is urbs, and Rehob with her suburbs ; Hebron,) in the hill country of Judah, 32 four cities. And out of the tribe of

with the suburbs thereof round about Naphtali, Kedesh in Galilee with her 12 it. °But the fields of the city, and the suburbs, 'the city of refuge for the

villages thereof, gave they to Caleb the Imanslayerl, and Hammoth-dor with

son of Jephunneh for his possession. her suburbs, and Kartan with her 13) And unto the children of Aaron 33 suburbs ; three cities. All the cities

the priest they gave Hebron with her of the Gershonites according to their suburbs, "the city of refuge for the families were thirteen cities with their

'manslayerl, and Libnah with her suburbs. 14 suburbs; °and Jattir with her suburbs, 34 And unto the families of the chil15 and Eshtemoa with her suburbs ; °and dren of Merari, the rest of the Levites,

Holon with her suburbs, and Debir out of the tribe of Zebulun, Jokneam 16 with her suburbs ; 'and Ain with her with her suburbs, and Kartah with her

suburbs, and Juttah with her suburbs, 35 suburbs, °Dimnah with her suburbs, and Beth-shemesh with her suburbs ; Nahalal with her suburbs ; four cities.

nine cities out of those two tribes. 36 °8 And out of the tribe of Reuben, 17 °And out of the tribe of Benjamin, Bezer with her suburbs, and Jahazı 1 Or, I pasture lands!

3 Verses 36, 37 are not in the Masso- many MSS. and in the ancient 2 Heb. A nok. retic text, but are found in very

See also I Chr. vi. 78, 79.


VERSION OF 1611.-3 at.. and ; 4 Simeon ; 7 by; 10 which .. (being).. had ; 11 the city of .. which city; 13 Thus .. to .. to be a..slayer ; 20 which remained.. (even); 21 For . . be a. .slayer ; 25 Tanach ; 26 for.. that remained ; 27 (other). . to be a . . slayer; 28 Kishon . . Dabareh ; 32 to be a.. slayer ; 36 Jahazah. = [43]

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