Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

by lot, just as the LORD commanded through Moses for the nine tribes and the half-tribe,

New American Standard Bible

by the lot of their inheritance, as the Lord commanded through Moses, for the nine tribes and the half-tribe.

King James Version

By lot was their inheritance, as the LORD commanded by the hand of Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half tribe.

Holman Bible

Their inheritance was by lot as the Lord commanded through Moses for the nine and a half tribes,

A Conservative Version

by the lot of their inheritance, as LORD commanded by Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half-tribe.

American Standard Version

by the lot of their inheritance, as Jehovah commanded by Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half-tribe.

Amplified

by the lot of their inheritance, as the Lord had commanded through Moses, for the nine tribes and the half-tribe.

Bible in Basic English

Their heritage by the Lord's decision, as he gave orders by Moses, for the nine tribes and the half-tribe.

Darby Translation

their inheritance was by lot, as Jehovah had commanded by Moses, for the nine tribes, and the half tribe.

Julia Smith Translation

By lot their inheritance as Jehovah commanded by the hand of Moses, for the nine tribes and the half tribe.

King James 2000

By lot was their inheritance, as the LORD commanded by the hand of Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half tribe.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Their inheritance [was] by lot, just as Yahweh commanded through the hand of Moses, for the nine tribes and the half-tribe.

Modern King James verseion

Their inheritance was by lot, as Jehovah commanded by the hand of Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half tribe.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

gave them their inheritance by lot, as the LORD commanded by the hand of Moses, to give unto the nine tribes, and unto the half tribe of Manasseh.

NET Bible

The land assignments to the nine-and-a-half tribes were made by drawing lots, as the Lord had instructed Moses.

New Heart English Bible

by the lot of their inheritance, as the LORD commanded by Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half-tribe.

The Emphasized Bible

By lot, was their inheritance divided, - as Yahweh commanded by the hand of Moses, unto the nine tribes and unto the half tribe.

Webster

By lot was their inheritance, as the LORD commanded by the hand of Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half-tribe.

World English Bible

by the lot of their inheritance, as Yahweh commanded by Moses, for the nine tribes, and for the half-tribe.

Youngs Literal Translation

by lot is their inheritance, as Jehovah commanded by the hand of Moses, for the nine of the tribes, and the half of the tribe;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
By lot
גּרל גּורל 
Gowral 
lot
Usage: 77

נחלה 
Nachalah 
Usage: 222

as the Lord

Usage: 0

צוה 
Tsavah 
Usage: 494

by the hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

of Moses
משׁה 
Mosheh 
Usage: 766

for the nine
תּשׁעה תּשׁע 
Tesha` 
Usage: 58

מטּה מטּה 
Matteh 
Usage: 251

and for the half
חצי 
Chetsiy 
Usage: 125

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Israel's Inheritance In Canaan

1 This is what the Israelis inherited in the land of Canaan, which Eleazar the priest, Nun's son Joshua, and the heads of the families of the Israelis allotted to them as an inheritance 2 by lot, just as the LORD commanded through Moses for the nine tribes and the half-tribe, 3 since Moses had given the inheritance of the two tribes and the half-tribe across the Jordan River. However, he did not give an inheritance to the descendants of Levi who lived among them,


Cross References

Numbers 33:54

You are to divide the land among yourselves by lot according to your families. The larger the families are in number, the larger their inheritance is to be. The fewer the families are in number, the lesser their inheritance is to be. To whomever the lot falls, that inheritance goes to him. Divide it according to your ancestral tribes.

Numbers 34:13

Moses commanded the Israelis, "You are to inherit this land by lot, just as the LORD commanded to give it to the remaining nine and a half tribes.

Numbers 26:55-56

but the land is to be divided by lot, inheriting according to the names of their ancestor's tribe.

Psalm 16:5-6

The LORD is my inheritance and my cup; you support my lot.

Proverbs 16:33

The dice is cast into someone's lap, but the outcome is from the LORD.

Proverbs 18:18

Casting dice settles a dispute, deciding between strong contenders.

Matthew 25:34

"Then the king will say to those on his right, "Come, you who have been blessed by my Father! Inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world,

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