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Judges 1:12

Overview - Judges 1
The acts of Judah and Simeon.
Adonibezek justly requited.
Jerusalem taken.
10 Hebron taken.
11 Othniel has Achsah to wife for taking of Debir.
16 The Kenites dwell in Judah.
17 Hormah, Gaza, Askelon, and Ekron taken.
21 The acts of Benjamin.
22 Of the house of Joseph, who take Beth-el.
30 Of Zebulun.
31 Of Asher.
33 Of Naphtali.
34 Of Dan.
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Judges 1:12  (King James Version)
And Caleb said, He that smiteth Kirjathsepher, and taketh it, to him will I give Achsah my daughter to wife.
 


And Caleb
The whole of this account is found in Joshua 15:13-19 ,and seems to be inserted here by way of recapitulation.
Joshua 15:16 Joshua 15:17 ; 1 Samuel 17:25 ; 18:23

to him
In ancient times fathers assumed an absolute right over their children, especially in disposing of them in marriage; and it was customary for a king or great man to promise his daughter in marriage to him who should take a city, etc.
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