crossed south of Scorpiona Pass,1 continued on to Zin and went over to the south of Kadesh Barnea.2 Then it ran past Hezron up to Addar and curved around to Karka.
It then passed along to Azmon3 and joined the Wadi of Egypt,4 ending at the sea. This is theirb southern boundary.
The eastern boundary5 is the Salt Sea6 as far as the mouth of the Jordan. The northern boundary7 started from the bay of the sea at the mouth of the Jordan,
went up to Beth Hoglah8 and continued north of Beth Arabah9 to the Stone of Bohan10 son of Reuben.
The boundary then went up to Debir11 from the Valley of Achor12 and turned north to Gilgal,13 which faces the Pass of Adummim south of the gorge. It continued along to the waters of En Shemesh14 and came out at En Rogel.158
Then it ran up the Valley of Ben Hinnom16 along the southern slope of the Jebusite17 city (that is, Jerusalem18). From there it climbed to the top of the hill west of the Hinnom Valley19 at the northern end of the Valley of Rephaim.209
From the hilltop the boundary headed toward the spring of the waters of Nephtoah,21 came out at the towns of Mount Ephron and went down toward Baalah22 (that is, Kiriath Jearim).2310
Then it curved westward from Baalah24 to Mount Seir,25 ran along the northern slope of Mount Jearim (that is, Kesalon), continued down to Beth Shemesh26 and crossed to Timnah.2711
It went to the northern slope of Ekron,28 turned toward Shikkeron, passed along to Mount Baalah29 and reached Jabneel.30 The boundary ended at the sea.
The western boundary is the coastline of the Great Sea.c31 These are the boundaries around the people of Judah by their clans.
In accordance with the LORD's command to him, Joshua gave to Caleb32 son of Jephunneh a portion in Judah--Kiriath Arba33, that is, Hebron.34 (Arba was the forefather of Anak.)35