Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
These are they who were
called of the congregation, the leaders of their fathers’ tribes; they were the heads of divisions of Israel.”
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,
The leaders offered the dedication offering
for the altar when it was anointed, so the leaders offered their offering before the altar.
The standard of the camp of the sons of Judah, according to their armies,
set out first, with Nahshon the son of Amminadab, over its army,
Send out for yourself men so that they may spy out the land of Canaan, which I am going to give to the sons of Israel; you shall send a man from each of their fathers’ tribes, every one a leader among them.”
and write Aaron’s name on the rod of Levi; for there is one rod for the head of each of their fathers’ households.
The Lord said to Moses, “Take all the leaders of the people and execute them
in broad daylight before the Lord, so that the fierce anger of the Lord may turn away from Israel.”
You shall take one leader of every tribe to apportion the land for inheritance.
able men out of all Israel and made them heads over the people, leaders of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties and of tens.
and with him ten chiefs, one chief for each father’s household from each of the tribes of Israel; and
each one of them was the head of his father’s household among the thousands of Israel.
1 Chronicles 27:1
Now this is the enumeration of the sons of Israel, the heads of fathers’ households, the commanders of thousands and of hundreds, and their officers who served the king in all the affairs of the divisions which came in and went out month by month throughout all the months of the year, each division numbering 24,000: