All Israel, foreigner and citizen alike, with their elders, officers, and judges, stood on either side of the ark of the Lord's covenant facing the Levitical priests who carried it. As Moses the Lord's servant had commanded earlier, half of them were in front of Mount Gerizim and half in front of Mount Ebal, to bless the people of Israel.
"When you have crossed the Jordan, these [tribes] will stand on Mount Gerizim to bless the people: Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Joseph, and Benjamin.
1 Kings 16:21
At that time the people of Israel were split in half: half the people followed Tibni son of Ginath, to make him king, and half followed Omri.
From that day on, half of my men did the work while the other half held spears, shields, bows, and armor. The officers supported all the people of Judah,
Then I brought the leaders of Judah up on top of the wall, and I appointed two large processions that gave thanks. One went to the right on the wall, toward the Dung Gate.
Half of their children spoke the language of Ashdod or of one of the other peoples but could not speak Hebrew.
I gave to half the tribe of Manasseh the rest of Gilead and all Bashan, the kingdom of Og. The entire region of Argob, the whole territory of Bashan, used to be called the land of the Rephaim.
So Moses gave them-the Gadites, Reubenites, and half the tribe of Manasseh son of Joseph-the kingdom of Sihon king of the Amorites and the kingdom of Og king of Bashan, the land including its cities with the territories surrounding them.
So Moses commanded the Israelites, "This is the land you are to receive by lot as an inheritance, which the Lord commanded to be given to the nine and a half tribes.
We took their land and gave it as an inheritance to the Reubenites, the Gadites, and half the tribe of Manasseh.
And to half the tribe of Manasseh, that is, to half the tribe of Manasseh's descendants by their clans, Moses gave
When they came to the region of the Jordan in the land of Canaan, the Reubenites, Gadites, and half the tribe of Manasseh built a large, impressive altar there by the Jordan.
1 Chronicles 5:23
The sons of half the tribe of Manasseh settled in the land from Bashan to Baal-hermon (that is, Senir or Mount Hermon). They were numerous.
So he brought all these to Him, split them down the middle, and laid the pieces opposite each other, but he did not cut up the birds.
Moses took half the blood and set it in basins; the [other] half of the blood he sprinkled on the altar.
Everyone who is registered must pay half a shekel/ 5 of an ounce of silver according to the sanctuary shekel (20 gerahs to the shekel). This half shekel is a contribution to the Lord.
"This is the offering that Aaron and his sons must present to the Lord on the day that he is anointed: two quarts of fine flour as a regular grain offering, half of it in the morning and half in the evening.
2 Samuel 10:4
So Hanun took David's emissaries, shaved off half their beards, cut their clothes in half at the hips, and sent them away.
1 Chronicles 19:4
So Hanun took David's emissaries, shaved them, cut their clothes in half at the hips, and sent them away.
1 Kings 3:25
Solomon said, "Cut the living boy in two and give half to one and half to the other."
1 Kings 10:7
But I didn't believe the reports until I came and saw with my own eyes. Indeed, I was not even told half. Your wisdom and prosperity far exceed the report I heard.
2 Chronicles 9:6
But I didn't believe their reports until I came and saw with my own eyes. Indeed, I was not even told half of your great wisdom! You far exceed the report I heard.
So he swore oaths to her: "Whatever you ask me I will give you, up to half my kingdom."
He burns half of it in a fire, and he roasts meat on that half. He eats the roast and is satisfied. He warms himself and says, "Ah! I am warm, I see the blaze."