Joshua 10:2 NIV

2 He and his people were very much alarmed at this, because Gibeon was an important city, like one of the royal cities; it was larger than Ai, and all its men were good fighters.

Study tools for Joshua 10:2

  • a 10:1 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them; also in verses 28, 35, 37, 39 and 40.
  • b 10:13 - Or "nation triumphed over"