Joshua 19 CSB

Simeon's Inheritance

1 The second lot came out for Simeon, for the tribe of his descendants by their clans, but their inheritance was within the portion of Judah's descendants.

References for Joshua 19:1

      2 Their inheritance included: Beer-sheba (or Sheba),a Moladah,

      References for Joshua 19:2

        • a 19:2 - 1 Ch 4:28
          3 Hazar-shual, Balah, Ezem,
          4 Eltolad, Bethul, Hormah,
          5 Ziklag, Beth-marcaboth, Hazar-susah,
          6 Beth-lebaoth, and Sharuhen-13 cities, with their villages;
          7 Ain, Rimmon, Ether, and Ashan-four cities, with their villages;
          8 and all the villages surrounding these cities as far as Baalath-beer (Ramah of the southb). This was the inheritance of the tribe of Simeon's descendants by their clans.

          References for Joshua 19:8

            • b 19:8 - Or the Negev
              9 The inheritance of Simeon's descendants was within the territory of Judah's descendants, because the share for Judah's descendants was too large for them. So Simeon's descendants received an inheritance within Judah's portion.

              Zebulun's Inheritance

              10 The third lot came up for Zebulun's descendants by their clans. The territory of their inheritance stretched as far as Sarid;

              References for Joshua 19:10

                  11 their border went up westward to Maralah, reached Dabbesheth, and met the brook east of Jokneam.
                  12 From Sarid, it turned east toward the sunrise along the border of Chisloth-tabor, went to Daberath, and went up to Japhia.
                  13 From there, it went east toward the sunrise to Gath-hepher and to Eth-kazin; it extended to Rimmon, curving around to Neah.
                  14 The border then circled around Neah on the north to Hannathon and ended at the valley of Iphtah-el,
                  15 along with Kattath, Nahalal, Shimron, Idalah, and Bethlehem-12 cities, with their villages.
                  16 This was the inheritance of Zebulun's descendants by their clans, these cities, with their villages.

                  Issachar's Inheritance

                  17 The fourth lot came out for the tribe of Issachar's descendants by their clans.

                  References for Joshua 19:17

                      18 Their territory went to Jezreel, and [included] Chesulloth, Shunem,
                      19 Hapharaim, Shion, Anaharath,
                      20 Rabbith, Kishion, Ebez,
                      21 Remeth, En-gannim, En-haddah, Beth-pazzez.
                      22 The border reached Tabor, Shahazumah, and Beth-shemesh, and ended at the Jordan-16 cities, with their villages.
                      23 This was the inheritance of the tribe of Issachar's descendants by their clans, the cities, with their villages.

                      Asher's Inheritance

                      24 The fifth lot came out for the tribe of Asher's descendants by their clans.

                      References for Joshua 19:24

                          25 Their boundary included Helkath, Hali, Beten, Achshaph,
                          26 Allammelech, Amad, and Mishal and reached westward to Carmel and Shihor-libnath.
                          27 It turned eastward to Beth-dagon, passed Zebulun and the valley of Iphtah-el, north toward Beth-emek and Neiel, and went north to Cabul,
                          28 Ebron, Rehob, Hammon, and Kanah, as far as Great Sidon.
                          29 The boundary then turned to Ramah as far as the fortified city of Tyre; it turned back to Hosah and ended at the sea, including Mahalab, Achzib,c

                          References for Joshua 19:29

                            • c 19:29 - Or sea, in the region of Achzib
                              30 Ummah, Aphek, and Rehob-22 cities, with their villages.
                              31 This was the inheritance of the tribe of Asher's descendants by their clans, these cities with their villages.

                              Naphtali's Inheritance

                              32 The sixth lot came out for Naphtali's descendants by their clans.

                              References for Joshua 19:32

                                  33 Their boundary went from Heleph and from the oak in Zaanannim, including Adami-nekeb and Jabneel, as far as Lakkum, and ended at the Jordan.
                                  34 To the west, the boundary turned to Aznoth-tabor and went from there to Hukkok, reaching Zebulun on the south, Asher on the west, and Judahd at the Jordan on the east.

                                  References for Joshua 19:34

                                    • d 19:34 - LXX omits Judah
                                      35 The fortified cities were Ziddim, Zer, Hammath, Rakkath, Chinnereth,e

                                      References for Joshua 19:35

                                        • e 19:35 - A town near the Sea of Galilee
                                          36 Adamah, Ramah, Hazor,
                                          37 Kedesh, Edrei, En-hazor,
                                          38 Iron, Migdal-el, Horem, Beth-anath, and Beth-shemesh-19 cities, with their villages.
                                          39 This was the inheritance of the tribe of Naphtali's descendants by their clans, the cities with their villages.

                                          Dan's Inheritance

                                          40 The seventh lot came out for the Danite tribe by its clans.

                                          References for Joshua 19:40

                                              41 The territory of their inheritance included Zorah, Eshtaol, Ir-shemesh,
                                              42 Shaalabbin, Aijalon, Ithlah,
                                              43 Elon, Timnah, Ekron,
                                              44 Eltekeh, Gibbethon, Baalath,
                                              45 Jehud, Bene-berak, Gath-rimmon,
                                              46 Me-jarkon, and Rakkon, with the territory facing Joppa.
                                              47 When the territory of the Danites slipped out of their control,f they went up and fought against Leshem, captured it, and struck it down with the sword. So they took possession of it, lived there, and renamed Leshem afterg their ancestor Dan.

                                              References for Joshua 19:47

                                                • f 19:47 - Lit territory of the sons of Dan went out from them
                                                • g 19:47 - Lit and called Leshem, Dan, after the name of
                                                  48 This was the inheritance of the Danite tribe by its clans, these cities with their villages.

                                                  Joshua's Inheritance

                                                  49 When they had finished distributing the land into its territories, the Israelites gave Joshua son of Nun an inheritance among them.

                                                  References for Joshua 19:49

                                                      50 By the Lord's command, they gave him the city Timnath-serah in the hill country of Ephraim, which he requested. He rebuilt the city and lived in it.
                                                      51 These were the portions that Eleazar the priest, Joshua son of Nun, and the heads of the families distributed to the Israelite tribes by lot at Shiloh in the Lord's presence at the entrance to the tent of meeting. So they finished dividing up the land.