Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

These men were appointed from within their communities, since they were leaders of their ancestral houses and heads of the tribes of Israel.

New American Standard Bible

"These are they who were called of the congregation, the leaders of their fathers' tribes; they were the heads of divisions of Israel."

King James Version

These were the renowned of the congregation, princes of the tribes of their fathers, heads of thousands in Israel.

Holman Bible

These are the men called from the community; they are leaders of their ancestral tribes, the heads of Israel’s clans.”

A Conservative Version

These are those who were called from the congregation, the rulers of the tribes of their fathers. They were the heads of the thousands of Israel.

American Standard Version

These are they that were called of the congregation, the princes of the tribes of their fathers; they were the heads of the thousands of Israel.

Amplified

These were those chosen from the congregation, the leaders of their ancestral tribes, heads of thousands [the highest class of officers] in Israel.

Bible in Basic English

These are the men named out of all the people, chiefs of their fathers' houses, heads of the tribes of Israel.

Darby Translation

These were those summoned of the assembly, princes of the tribes of their fathers, the heads of the thousands of Israel.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

these were the renowned of the congregation, princes of the tribes of their fathers, captains of the thousands of Israel.

Julia Smith Translation

These the called of the assembly, chiefs from the tribe of their fathers, they the heads of the thousands of Israel

King James 2000

These were the renowned of the congregation, leaders of the tribes of their fathers, heads of thousands in Israel.

Lexham Expanded Bible

These [are] the ones summoned from the community, the leaders of their ancestors' tribes; they [are] the heads of Israel's clans.

Modern King James verseion

These were the noted ones of the congregation, rulers of the tribes of their fathers, heads of thousands in Israel.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

These were councilors of the congregation and lords in the tribes of their fathers and captains over thousands in Israel.

NET Bible

These were the ones chosen from the community, leaders of their ancestral tribes. They were the heads of the thousands of Israel.

New Heart English Bible

These are those who were called of the congregation, the leaders of the tribes of their fathers; they were the heads of the thousands of Israel.

The Emphasized Bible

These, are they who had been summoned by the assembly, being princes of the tribes of their fathers, - heads of the thousands of Israeli.

Webster

These were the renowned of the congregation, princes of the tribes of their fathers, heads of thousands in Israel.

World English Bible

These are those who were called of the congregation, the princes of the tribes of their fathers; they were the heads of the thousands of Israel.

Youngs Literal Translation

These are those called of the company, princes of the tribes of their fathers; they are heads of the thousands of Israel.

Topics

Men

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קריא 
Qariy' 
Usage: 2

the renowned
קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

of the congregation
עדה 
`edah 
Usage: 149

נשׂא נשׂיא 
Nasiy' 
Usage: 134

of the tribes
מטּה מטּה 
Matteh 
Usage: 251

ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

אלף 
'eleph 
Usage: 504

in
המּה הם 
hem 
Usage: 517

References

Context Readings

God Commands Moses To Take A Census

15 From Naphtali: Enan's son Ahira." 16 These men were appointed from within their communities, since they were leaders of their ancestral houses and heads of the tribes of Israel. 17 Moses and Aaron gathered these men who had been mentioned by name.



Cross References

Exodus 18:21

You are to look for capable men among the people, men who fear God, men of integrity who hate dishonest gain. You are to set these men over them as officials over thousands, hundreds, fifties, and tens.

Exodus 18:25

Moses chose capable men from all Israel and appointed them as heads over the people, as officials over thousands, hundreds, fifties, and tens.

Numbers 7:2

Then the presiding leaders of Israel, as heads of the ancestral houses, brought an offering. They were the leaders of the tribes who supervised the census.

Numbers 26:9

The descendants of Eliab were Nemuel, Dathan, and Abiram. Dathan and Abiram were removed from the community because they joined the rebellion against Moses and Aaron, as did Korah's company when they rebelled against the LORD.

Numbers 1:4

One man from each tribe is to accompany you, each man being the leader of his ancestral house.

Numbers 16:2

of a rebellion against Moses, along with 250 community leaders, Israelis who were famous men and representatives from the assembly.

1 Chronicles 27:16-22

Wielding the scepters of Israel for the descendants of Reuben, there was Zichri's son Eliezer as chief officer; for the descendants of Simeon there was Maacah's son Shephatiah;

Numbers 2:3-31

"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.

Numbers 7:10-83

The leaders brought the offerings for the dedication of the altar the same day that it was anointed. After the leaders brought their offering to the altar,

Numbers 10:14-27

The standard of the camp of Judah was the first to travel, accompanied by its army with Amminadab's son Nahshon in charge.

Numbers 11:17

Then I'll come down and speak with you. I'll take some of the spirit that rests on you and apportion it among them, so that they may help you bear the burden of the people. That way, you won't bear it by yourself."

Deuteronomy 1:15

So I chose leaders from your tribes, wise and respected men, and I appointed them over you commanders of thousands, hundreds, fifties, and tens.

Judges 6:15

"Right"," Gideon responded. "Sir, how will I deliver Israel? Look my family is the weakest in Manasseh, and I'm the youngest in my father's household."

1 Samuel 22:7

Saul told his officials who were standing around him, "Listen, men of Benjamin! Will Jesse's son also give fields and vineyards to all of you? Will he make all of you officers over thousands and officers over hundreds?

1 Samuel 23:23

Investigate and find out all the hiding places there where he hides, and return to me with reliable information. Then I'll go down with you, and if he's in the land, I'll search him out among all the thousands of Judah."

Micah 5:2

"As for you, Bethlehem of Ephrathah, even though you remain least among the clans of Judah, nevertheless, the one who rules in Israel for me will emerge from you. His existence has been from antiquity, even from eternity.

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