"On the east side the boundary will run between Hauran and Damascus, along the Jordan between Gilead and the land of Israel, to the eastern sea and as far as Tamar.a This will be the east boundary.119
"On the south side it will run from Tamar as far as the waters of Meribah Kadesh,2 then along the Wadi [of Egypt]3 to the Great Sea.4 This will be the south boundary.
"On the west side, the Great Sea will be the boundary to a point opposite Lebob Hamath.5 This will be the west boundary.621
"You are to distribute this land among yourselves according to the tribes of Israel.
You are to allot it as an inheritance7 for yourselves and for the aliens8 who have settled among you and who have children. You are to consider them as native-born Israelites; along with you they are to be allotted an inheritance among the tribes of Israel.923
In whatever tribe the alien settles, there you are to give him his inheritance," declares the Sovereign LORD.10