|Overview - Joshua 15|
|1||The borders of the lot Judah.|
|13||Caleb's portion and conquest.|
|16||Othniel, for his valour, hath Achsah, Caleb's daughter, to wife.|
|18||She obtains a blessing of her father.|
|21||The cities of Judah.|
|63||The Jebusites unconquered.|
Joshua 15:1 (King James Version)
This then was the lot of the tribe of the children of Judah by their families; even to the border of Edom the wilderness of Zin southward was the uttermost part of the south coast.
- M. 2561. B.C. 1443. An. Ex. Is. 48. This then was the
- lot. The geography of the sacred writings presents many difficulties, occasioned by the changes which Canaan has undergone, especially for the last Joshua 15:2 Joshua 15:000 ; years. Many of the ancient towns and villages have had their names so totally changed that their former appellations are no longer discernible; several lie buried under their own ruins, and others have been so long destroyed that not a vestige of them remains. On these accounts it is very difficult to ascertain the precise situation of many places mentioned in these chapters; but this cannot in any measure affect the truth of the narrative.
- 14:2 Numbers 26:55 Numbers 26:56
- even to the
- Numbers 33:36 Numbers 33:37 ; 34:3-5 Ezekiel 47:19