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Bible in Basic English

And the children of Israel out of their heritage gave to the Levites these towns with their grass-lands, by the order of the Lord.

New American Standard Bible

So the sons of Israel gave the Levites from their inheritance these cities with their pasture lands, according to the command of the LORD.

King James Version

And the children of Israel gave unto the Levites out of their inheritance, at the commandment of the LORD, these cities and their suburbs.

Holman Bible

So the Israelites, by the Lord’s command, gave the Levites these cities with their pasturelands from their inheritance.

International Standard Version

So, just as the Lord had said, the Israelis set aside cities for the descendants of Levi from a portion of their own inheritances, along with their grazing lands.

A Conservative Version

And the sons of Israel gave to the Levites out of their inheritance, according to the commandment of LORD, these cities with their suburbs:

American Standard Version

And the children of Israel gave unto the Levites out of their inheritance, according to the commandment of Jehovah, these cities with their suburbs.

Amplified

So the Israelites gave to the Levites out of their own inheritance, at the command of the Lord, these cities and their suburbs.

Darby Translation

And the children of Israel gave to the Levites out of their inheritance, according to the word of Jehovah, these cities and their suburbs.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then the sons of Israel gave unto the Levites out of their possessions, according to the word of the LORD, these cities and their suburbs.

Julia Smith Translation

And the sons of Israel will give to the Levites out of their inheritance at the mouth of Jehovah these cities and their areas.

King James 2000

And the children of Israel gave unto the Levites out of their inheritance, at the commandment of the LORD, these cities and their pasture lands.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So, {by command of Yahweh}, the {Israelites} gave the Levites these cities and their pasturelands from their inheritance.

Modern King James verseion

And the sons of Israel gave to the Levites out of their inheritance these cities and their open lands, at the command of Jehovah:

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the children of Israel gave unto the Levites out of their inheritances, at the bidding of the LORD, these cities following with their suburbs.

NET Bible

So the Israelites assigned these cities and their grazing areas to the Levites from their own holdings, as the Lord had instructed.

New Heart English Bible

The children of Israel gave to the Levites out of their inheritance, according to the commandment of the LORD, these cities with their suburbs.

The Emphasized Bible

So the sons of Israel gave unto the Levites, out of their own inheritance, at the bidding of Yahweh, - these cities, with their pasture-lands.

Webster

And the children of Israel gave to the Levites out of their inheritance, at the commandment of the LORD, these cities and their suburbs.

World English Bible

The children of Israel gave to the Levites out of their inheritance, according to the commandment of Yahweh, these cities with their suburbs.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the sons of Israel give to the Levites, out of their inheritance, at the command of Jehovah, these cities and their suburbs:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

לוי לויּי 
Leviyiy 
Usage: 283

נחלה 
Nachalah 
Usage: 222

of the Lord

Usage: 0

עיר ער עיר 
`iyr 
Usage: 1094

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

The Allotment Of The Levites

2 And said to them in Shiloh in the land of Canaan, The Lord gave orders by Moses that we were to have towns for living in, with their grass-lands for our cattle. 3 And the children of Israel out of their heritage gave to the Levites these towns with their grass-lands, by the order of the Lord. 4 And the heritage came out for the families of the Kohathites: the children of Aaron the priest, who were of the Levites, were given thirteen towns from the tribes of Judah, Simeon, and Benjamin.


Cross References

Genesis 49:7

A curse on their passion for it was bitter; and on their wrath for it was cruel. I will let their heritage in Jacob be broken up, driving them from their places in Israel.

Deuteronomy 33:8-10

And of Levi he said, Give your Thummim to Levi and let the Urim be with your loved one, whom you put to the test at Massah, with whom you were angry at the waters of Meribah;

1 Chronicles 6:54-81

Now these are their living-places, the limits inside which they were to put up their tents: to the sons of Aaron, of the families of the Kohathites, because they had the first selection,

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