Numbers 2



The Arrangement Of The Camps

1 Now the LORD spoke to Moses and to Aaron, saying,

1 And the LORD spake unto Moses and unto Aaron, saying,

1 Later, the LORD told Moses and Aaron,

1 The Lord said to Moses and Aaron,

2 "The sons of Israel shall camp, each by his own standard, with the banners of their fathers' households; they shall camp around the tent of meeting at a distance.

2 Every man of the children of Israel shall pitch by his own standard, with the ensign of their father's house: far off about the tabernacle of the congregation shall they pitch.

2 "Every single Israeli is to encamp beneath his standard with the emblem of his ancestral house. The Israelis are to encamp in front of and surrounding the Tent of Meeting."

2 The Israelites shall encamp, each by his own [tribal] standard or banner with the ensign of his father's house, opposite the Tent of Meeting and facing it on every side.

The Tribes On The East

3 "Now those who camp on the east side toward the sunrise shall be of the standard of the camp of Judah, by their armies, and the leader of the sons of Judah: Nahshon the son of Amminadab,

3 And on the east side toward the rising of the sun shall they of the standard of the camp of Judah pitch throughout their armies: and Nahshon the son of Amminadab shall be captain of the children of Judah.

3 "The encampment of Judah is to settle east toward the sunrise under their standard. The leader of Judah is to be Amminadab's son Nahshon.

3 On the east side toward the sunrise shall they of the standard of the camp of Judah encamp by their companies; Nahshon son of Amminadab being the leader of the sons of Judah.

4 and his army, even their numbered men, 74,600.

4 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were threescore and fourteen thousand and six hundred.

4 Those in his division number 74,600.

4 Judah's host as numbered totaled 74,600.

5 "Those who camp next to him shall be the tribe of Issachar, and the leader of the sons of Issachar: Nethanel the son of Zuar,

5 And those that do pitch next unto him shall be the tribe of Issachar: and Nethaneel the son of Zuar shall be captain of the children of Issachar.

5 "The tribe of Issachar is to encamp beside Judah. The leader of Issachar is to be Zuar's son Nethanel.

5 Next to Judah the tribe of Issachar shall encamp, Nethanel son of Zuar being the leader of the sons of Issachar.

6 and his army, even their numbered men, 54,400.

6 And his host, and those that were numbered thereof, were fifty and four thousand and four hundred.

6 Those in his division number 54,400.

6 Issachar's host as numbered totaled 54,400.

7 "Then comes the tribe of Zebulun, and the leader of the sons of Zebulun: Eliab the son of Helon,

7 Then the tribe of Zebulun: and Eliab the son of Helon shall be captain of the children of Zebulun.

7 "Next is to be the tribe of Zebulun. The leader of Zebulun is to be Helon's son Eliab.

7 Then the tribe of Zebulun, Eliab son of Helon being the leader of the sons of Zebulun.

8 and his army, even his numbered men, 57,400.

8 And his host, and those that were numbered thereof, were fifty and seven thousand and four hundred.

8 Those in his division number 57,400.

8 Zebulun's host as numbered totaled 57,400.

9 "The total of the numbered men of the camp of Judah: 186,400, by their armies. They shall set out first.

9 All that were numbered in the camp of Judah were an hundred thousand and fourscore thousand and six thousand and four hundred, throughout their armies. These shall first set forth.

9 All those numbered by division in the camp of Judah total 186,400. They are to be the first to travel."

9 All these [three tribes] numbered in the camp of Judah totaled 186,400. They shall set forth first [on the march].

The Tribes On The South

10 "On the south side shall be the standard of the camp of Reuben by their armies, and the leader of the sons of Reuben: Elizur the son of Shedeur,

10 On the south side shall be the standard of the camp of Reuben according to their armies: and the captain of the children of Reuben shall be Elizur the son of Shedeur.

10 "Toward the south is to be the division of the camp of Reuben under their standard. The leader of Reuben is to be Shedeur's son Elizur.

10 On the south side shall be the standard of the camp of Reuben by their companies, the leader of the sons of Reuben being Elizur son of Shedeur.

11 and his army, even their numbered men, 46,500.

11 And his host, and those that were numbered thereof, were forty and six thousand and five hundred.

11 Those in his division number 46,500.

11 Reuben's host as numbered totaled 46,500.

12 "Those who camp next to him shall be the tribe of Simeon, and the leader of the sons of Simeon: Shelumiel the son of Zurishaddai,

12 And those which pitch by him shall be the tribe of Simeon: and the captain of the children of Simeon shall be Shelumiel the son of Zurishaddai.

12 "The tribe of Simeon is to camp beside Reuben. The leader of Simeon is to be Zurishaddai's son Shelumiel.

12 Those who encamp next to Reuben shall be the tribe of Simeon, the leader of the sons of Simeon being Shelumiel son of Zurishaddai.

13 and his army, even their numbered men, 59,300.

13 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were fifty and nine thousand and three hundred.

13 Those in his division number 59,300.

13 Simeon's host as numbered totaled 59,300.

14 "Then comes the tribe of Gad, and the leader of the sons of Gad: Eliasaph the son of Deuel,

14 Then the tribe of Gad: and the captain of the sons of Gad shall be Eliasaph the son of Reuel.

14 "Next is to be the tribe of Gad. The leader of Gad is to be Deuel's son Eliasaph.

14 Then the tribe of Gad, the leader of the sons of Gad being Eliasaph son of Reuel (Deuel).

15 and his army, even their numbered men, 45,650.

15 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were forty and five thousand and six hundred and fifty.

15 Those in his division number 45,650.

15 Gad's host as numbered totaled 45,650.

16 "The total of the numbered men of the camp of Reuben: 151,450 by their armies. And they shall set out second.

16 All that were numbered in the camp of Reuben were an hundred thousand and fifty and one thousand and four hundred and fifty, throughout their armies. And they shall set forth in the second rank.

16 All those numbered by division in the camp of Reuben total 151,450. They are to be the second to travel."

16 The whole number in [the three tribes of] the camp of Reuben was 151,450. They shall take second place [on the march].

The Tribe In The Center

17 "Then the tent of meeting shall set out with the camp of the Levites in the midst of the camps; just as they camp, so they shall set out, every man in his place by their standards.

17 Then the tabernacle of the congregation shall set forward with the camp of the Levites in the midst of the camp: as they encamp, so shall they set forward, every man in his place by their standards.

17 "Then the Tent of Meeting is to travel with the camp of the descendants of Levi in the middle of the camps. They are to travel just as they have camped, each as designated under his standard."

17 Then the Tent of Meeting shall set out, with the camp of the Levites in the midst of the camps; as they encamp so shall they set forward, every man in his place, standard after standard.

The Tribes On The West

18 "On the west side shall be the standard of the camp of Ephraim by their armies, and the leader of the sons of Ephraim shall be Elishama the son of Ammihud,

18 On the west side shall be the standard of the camp of Ephraim according to their armies: and the captain of the sons of Ephraim shall be Elishama the son of Ammihud.

18 "Toward the west is to be the division of the camp of Ephraim under their standard. The leader of Ephraim is to be Ammihud's son Elishama.

18 On the west side shall be the standard of the camp of Ephraim by their companies, the leader of the sons of Ephraim being Elishama son of Ammihud.

19 and his army, even their numbered men, 40,500.

19 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were forty thousand and five hundred.

19 Those in his division number 40,500.

19 Ephraim's host as numbered totaled 40,500.

20 "Next to him shall be the tribe of Manasseh, and the leader of the sons of Manasseh: Gamaliel the son of Pedahzur,

20 And by him shall be the tribe of Manasseh: and the captain of the children of Manasseh shall be Gamaliel the son of Pedahzur.

20 "The tribe of Manasseh is to encamp beside them. The leader of Manasseh is to be Pedahzur's son Gamaliel.

20 Beside Ephraim shall be the tribe of Manasseh, the leader of the sons of Manasseh being Gamaliel son of Pedahzur.

21 and his army, even their numbered men, 32,200.

21 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were thirty and two thousand and two hundred.

21 Those in his division number 32,200.

21 Manasseh's host as numbered totaled 32,200.

22 "Then comes the tribe of Benjamin, and the leader of the sons of Benjamin: Abidan the son of Gideoni,

22 Then the tribe of Benjamin: and the captain of the sons of Benjamin shall be Abidan the son of Gideoni.

22 "Next is to be the tribe of Benjamin. The leader of Benjamin is to be Gideoni's son Abidan.

22 Then the tribe of Benjamin, the leader of the sons of Benjamin being Abidan son of Gideoni.

23 and his army, even their numbered men, 35,400.

23 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were thirty and five thousand and four hundred.

23 Those in his division number 35,400.

23 Benjamin's host as numbered totaled 35,400.

24 "The total of the numbered men of the camp of Ephraim: 108,100, by their armies. And they shall set out third.

24 All that were numbered of the camp of Ephraim were an hundred thousand and eight thousand and an hundred, throughout their armies. And they shall go forward in the third rank.

24 All those numbered by division in the camp Ephraim total 108,100. They are to be the third to travel."

24 The whole number [of the three tribes] in the camp of Ephraim totaled 108,100. They shall go forward in third place.

The Tribes On The North

25 "On the north side shall be the standard of the camp of Dan by their armies, and the leader of the sons of Dan: Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai,

25 The standard of the camp of Dan shall be on the north side by their armies: and the captain of the children of Dan shall be Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai.

25 "Toward the north is to be the division of the camp of Dan under their standard. The leader of Dan is to be Ammishaddai's son Ahiezer.

25 The standard of the camp of Dan shall be on the north side [of the tabernacle] by their companies, the leader of the sons of Dan being Ahiezer son of Ammishaddai.

26 and his army, even their numbered men, 62,700.

26 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were threescore and two thousand and seven hundred.

26 Those in his division number 62,700.

26 Dan's host as numbered totaled 62,700.

27 "Those who camp next to him shall be the tribe of Asher, and the leader of the sons of Asher: Pagiel the son of Ochran,

27 And those that encamp by him shall be the tribe of Asher: and the captain of the children of Asher shall be Pagiel the son of Ocran.

27 "The tribe of Asher is to encamp beside them. The leader of Asher is to be Ochran's son Pagiel.

27 Encamped next to Dan shall be the tribe of Asher, the leader of the sons of Asher being Pagiel son of Ochran.

28 and his army, even their numbered men, 41,500.

28 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were forty and one thousand and five hundred.

28 Those in his division number 41,500.

28 Asher's host as numbered totaled 41,500.

29 "Then comes the tribe of Naphtali, and the leader of the sons of Naphtali: Ahira the son of Enan,

29 Then the tribe of Naphtali: and the captain of the children of Naphtali shall be Ahira the son of Enan.

29 "Next is to be the tribe of Naphtali. The leader of Naphtali is to be Enan's son Ahira.

29 Then the tribe of Naphtali, the leader of the sons of Naphtali being Ahira son of Enan.

30 and his army, even their numbered men, 53,400.

30 And his host, and those that were numbered of them, were fifty and three thousand and four hundred.

30 Those in his division number 53,400.

30 Naphtali's host as numbered totaled 53,400.

31 "The total of the numbered men of the camp of Dan was 157,600. They shall set out last by their standards."

31 All they that were numbered in the camp of Dan were an hundred thousand and fifty and seven thousand and six hundred. They shall go hindmost with their standards.

31 All those numbered by division in the camp of Dan total 157,600. They are to be the last to travel under their standards."

31 The whole number [of the three tribes] in the camp of Dan totaled 157,600. They shall set out last, standard after standard.

Summary

32 These are the numbered men of the sons of Israel by their fathers' households; the total of the numbered men of the camps by their armies, 603,550.

32 These are those which were numbered of the children of Israel by the house of their fathers: all those that were numbered of the camps throughout their hosts were six hundred thousand and three thousand and five hundred and fifty.

32 Here is a summary of the census of the Israelis according to the tribes of their ancestral houses: All the divisions in the camps numbered 603,550,

32 These are the Israelites as numbered by their fathers' houses. All in the camps who were numbered by their companies were 603,550.

33 The Levites, however, were not numbered among the sons of Israel, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

33 But the Levites were not numbered among the children of Israel; as the LORD commanded Moses.

33 but the descendants of Levi were not numbered along with the other Israelis, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.

33 But the Levites were not numbered with the Israelites, for so the Lord commanded Moses.

34 Thus the sons of Israel did; according to all that the LORD commanded Moses, so they camped by their standards, and so they set out, every one by his family according to his father's household.

34 And the children of Israel did according to all that the LORD commanded Moses: so they pitched by their standards, and so they set forward, every one after their families, according to the house of their fathers.

34 So the Israelis did everything just as the LORD had commanded Moses; that is, they encamped under their standard as each person traveled with his own tribe and ancestral house.

34 Thus the Israelites did according to all the Lord commanded Moses; so they encamped by their standards, and so they set forward, everyone with his [tribal] families, according to his father's house.



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